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If your friend can name the textbooks her daughter uses, you should be able to just normally order them at any German book store (online or offline). The books used in German schools are published and copyrighted by specialized private-sector publishing companies ("Schulbuchverlage"), not the states, so the government unfortunately won't be able to provide free PDFs. 2b1af7f3a8