An impressive literary novel about a young woman’s quest for her identity, artfully interwoven with the life story of a forgotten Ukrainian national hero
Lizenzen / Foreign Rights
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New titles Literary Fiction
A masterpiece of literary polyphony and an unapologetic testimonial to the need for a new account of humanity – from woman’s point of view
Another sharp, witty and warmhearted family saga by the bestselling author
Every family has its secrets but only in few of them the parents turn out to be spies – a novel inspired by the author’s true family story
Some friendships last longer than countries – a touching novel about friendship, loyalty and belonging
A love story and a wonderful comedy about a time when there were more Germanies than necessary
Backlist Literary Fiction
Who betrayed the family patriach? Was it one of his attractive, talented sons? Was it his ambitious, sorrowful daughter-in-law? A literary tour de force about a family secret whose evil power reaches all the way to the present.
April, 1945: In the final hours before all hell breaks loose, two German soldiers receive an assignment that takes them straight into the heart of danger. In an involuntary shared destiny, they set out to make their way across the ravaged city of Berlin.
Karen Duves's laconic and mercilessly dissecting novel about the young poet Annette von Droste-Hülshoff and the world of the last romantics, who collected German fairy tales while the good old order fell apart around them.
New titles Crime/Thriller
In his fourth case, Commissario Johann Grauner has to deal with dark forces that cause mayhem far beyond the borders of South Tyrol
An art detective agency sets out to discover the secret around Franz Marc’s lost masterpiece The Tower of Blue Horses
The start of a new crime series featuring Inspector Bussi – fun and suspenseful to boot
A breathtaking thriller about artificial intelligence that will have you hooked from the first page.
Chef Xavier Kieffer meets an old friend and visits her in Brussels, in her new chocolate factory. Shortly after, she is brutally murdered. The traces lead to a mysterious plantation in West Africa.
A gripping political thriller about the machinations of the “Euro rescuers” in the Greek debth crisis
New titles Non Fiction
The unforgettable story of a Jewish family from Berlin that fled from the Nazis, and whose children and grandchildren find their way back to the home of their ancestors
“I’ll show the world how it is – but how it really is.” In this book, Breloer turns this Brechtian manifesto on Brecht himself. And so, instead of introducing us to the classic author, he presents the human being, in the exciting, novel-like story of a life.
The breathtaking adventure of three brothers who in the mid-19th century led an expedition to the Himalaya
An incredible journey across Europe – without money and as proof of great love
A poetic, offbeat and funny encyclopedia of life
The life story of the great actor
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Why successful integration leads to more conflict ‒ a thought-provoking impetus on the integration debate
International Football is undergoing a revolution ‒ fascinating insights in new strategies in the digital era
A reportage about three generations of an Algerian family, revealing a country caught between tradition and modernity.