About us

Albatros Media publishing house specializes in children´s books with original and innovative format well-known around the whole world. The flagship imprint Albatros was established in 1949 and has played an essential part in the history of Czech literature for children and was one of the seven co-founders of the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in 1964. The company publishes over 1 500 titles per year, operates its own distribution network and the long-established school reader’s club. Our amazing books are playful like a toy and educative at the same time, aiming to develop young readers curiosity and thirst for knowledge. Our range of products includes Novelty books, Picture books, Pop-up books, How-to-books, Non-fiction and Fairy tales.

Selected books are directly distributed in the US and Spain.

Visit our US website: www.albatrosbooks.com

Visit our Spanish website: www.librosalbatros.es

Our customers include:

  • Lake Press Pty Ltd., Australia
  • Australian Geographic, Australia
  • Vizu Distribuidora, Brazil
  • Fiut Publishing House, Bulgaria
  • Dolphin Media Co. Ltd, China
  • CITIC Publishing Group, China
  • Tammi, Finland
  • Otava Publishers, Finland
  • Éditions Grenouille, France
  • Bayard Editions, France
  • Editions Piccolia, France
  • Ravensburger Buchverlag Otto Maier GmbH, Germany
  • Loewe Verlag GmbH, Germany
  • Psichogios Publications, Greece
  • Móra Publishing House, Hungary
  • Giunti, Italy
  • La Coccinella srl, Italy
  • Sassi Editore, Italy
  • Il Castello Group, Italy
  • Kawade, Japan
  • Gilbutschool Publishing Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Seedbook Publishing Co., Korea
  • CrayonHouse Co., Ltd, Korea
  • De Vier Windstreken, Netherlands
  • Veltman Uitgevers B.V., Netherlands
  • Sandviks AS, Norway
  • Grupa Wydawnicza Adamantan, Poland
  • Grupo LeYa, Portugal
  • Editorial Presenca, Portugal
  • Mann-Ivanov-Ferber, Russia
  • Clever Media Group, Russia
  • Morfemplus založništvo d.o.o., Slovenia
  • Ediciones SM, Spain
  • Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial, Spain
  • Grupo Edelvives, Spain
  • San Pablo Editorial, Spain
  • Tukan Forlag, Sweden
  • Global Views- Commonwealth Publishing Group, Taiwan
  • Commonwealth Education Media and Publishing Co., Ltd, Taiwan
  • Amarin, Thailand
  • Publishing house RANOK, Ukraine
  • Knygolove, Ukraine
  • The Salariya Book Company, UK
  • Sterling Publishing Co. Inc., USA
  • Walter Foster Jr., a part of Quarto Publishing Group, USA
  • Beaming Books, USA