News

01

Mar

01

Mar

LEGENDARY CATS AND THEIR HUMANS – First rights deal confirmed

Friday, March 01st, 2019

We are excited to announce the first deal for LEGENDARY CATS AND THEIR HUMANS by Heike Reinecke/Andreas Schlieper
with Turkish publishers Turkuvaz. For more information on the book click here.

Read more

14

Feb

14

Feb

Rights Catalogue for London Book Fair 2019

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Our Rights Catalogue for London Book Fair 2019 is finally here. You can download the PDF here. As always, the catalogue highlights our most promising titles

from our Spring list and brings you updated information on our bestselling titles from last Fall.After announcing the launch of our new imprint Terra Mater in the last catalogue, we are happy to add yet another imprint to our Benevento family. So please welcome Bergwelten, an imprint that is dedicated to our mountains in all their glory.

If some of our titles spark your interest, feel free to send us a short message to request further review material or visit us at the German stand (6D80) at London Book Fair.

Read more

01

Feb

01

Feb

SPLEEN, THIS IS LIVER SPEAKING – Danish and Turkish rights sold

Friday, February 01st, 2019

Danish publisher Fadl'S Forlag and Turkish publisher Epsilon have just bought rights for SPLEEN, THIS IS LIVER SPEAKING
by Andrea Freund & Lucia Schmidt. So the list of rights sold now covers the following countries:

Denmark (Fadl's Forlag), Finland (Atena), Italy (Tecniche Nouve), Norway (Cappelen Damm), Turkey (Epsilon).

After German paperback rights have been sold to Mosaik Verlag at auction, we also sold German audiobook rights to Audible. And if you like to learn more, please have a look at the English information or download the English sample translation.

Read more

20

Jan

20

Jan

THE TUNNEL – Film rights sold

Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Constantin Film, one of Germany's leading film production companies, has optioned film rights for THE TUNNEL by Hans Leister.
Constantin will shortly start to adapt Leister's post-apocalyptic train ride for the big cinema screen and we will update you here on all developments.

If you like to learn more about this book, please have a look at the English information or download the English sample translation.

Read more

15

Nov

15

Nov

SPLEEN, THIS IS LIVER SPEAKING – First rights sales following FBF

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

Our new and entertaining pop-science book "SPLEEN, THIS IS LIVER SPEAKING" has started to travel around the world
with first deals closed in Finland (Atena), Italy (Tecniche Nouve) and a wonderful pre-emptive deal with Norwegian publisher Cappelen Damm. German paperback rights have also just been sold in an auction to Mosaik, a publishing imprint of the German Random House Publishing Group.

And there are still many publishers reviewing this book, that sheds a light on the lesser know body parts and organs, which however play a crucial role and need to be taken care of. So hopefully, there are more good news coming soon. And if you like to learn more, please have a look at the English information or download the English sample translation.

Read more

27

Sep

27

Sep

Rights catalogue for Frankfurt Book Fair 2018

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

We are happy to announce the release of our Rights Catalogue for Frankfurt Book Fair 2018, which is now available for download here.

The catalogue features our most promising highlights from our current programme and introduces a few of our upcoming titles from next Spring.

We are also especially proud to announce the launch of our new imprint Terra Mater, where we explore life in all its facets and publish books on the discovery of new, extraordinary aspects and places of our world. Highlights from the first programme of Terra Mater are included in the new rights catalogue.

If some of our titles spark your interest, feel free to send us a short message to request further review material or visit us at our stand in Hall 3.0 A62 during Frankfurt Book Fair.

Read more

08

Jun

08

Jun

THE ROAD TO PROSPERITY – #1 on Austrian bestseller list

Friday, June 08th, 2018

Great news: Stephan Schulmeister's THE ROAD TO PROSPERITY is now #1 on the Austrian non-fiction bestseller
list!! Two weeks after its release the book climbed from #4 to the top and we are celebrating this great success. The first print run has also almost been sold off and the second print run is now under way.

For more information on Schulmeister's bright and extraordinary analyses take a look at the English info page.

Read more

11

May

11

May

German catalogues for Fall 2018 available

Friday, May 11th, 2018

I'm happy to announce the release of our German catalogues for Fall 2018.

Those of you that can read German, can browse through them here:



For all of our English speaking friends, the English materials will now be created and uploaded to the Rights Center. The first highlights are already available in the »Books« section.

Enjoy!

 

Best wishes,

Manuel

Read more

02

May

02

May

THE SECRET LANGUAGE OF CATS – Rights sold to 13 countries!!!

Wednesday, May 02nd, 2018

The success story of THE SECRET LANGUAGE OF CATS continues. After the big hype during Frankfurt Book Fair, the book
by Swedish author Susanne Schötz continues to travel around the world. After the recent sale of Japanese translation rights to K.K. Harper Collins Japan, Turkish rights have just been sold to Babil.

 

Since the book was released, translation rights have been sold to the following countries:

Czech Republic (Omega), Denmark (Turbine), English World (Hanover Square Press/HarperCollins), Estonia (Tänapäev), Finland (Metsäkustannus), France (Tredaniel), Italy (Vallardi), Japan (K.K. HarperCollins Japan), Korea (Chaek-Se-Sang), Netherlands (Cossee), Norway (Cappelen Damm), Sweden (Forum), Turkey (Babil)

 

The amazing international success was also covered by Publishers Weekly.

Read more

19

Mar

19

Mar

Benevento Rights Catalogue for Spring 2018

Monday, March 19th, 2018

We are happy to announce that our new Rights Catalogue for Spring 2018 / London Book Fair 2018 is now available!

You can download it here or in our Catalogue section.

The Rights Catalogue includes all highlights from our current program and features an exclusive glimpse on what we are currently preparing for Fall 2018. We hope that many of our titles will spark your interest and are happy to provide further review material. Just send us a quick note!

 

Read more