News

01

Mar

01

Mar

LEGENDARY CATS AND THEIR HUMANS – First rights deals confirmed

Friday, March 01st, 2019

We are excited to announce the first deals for LEGENDARY CATS AND THEIR HUMANS by Heike Reinecke/Andreas Schlieper
with Finnish publisher Bazar Kustannus and Turkish publisher Turkuvaz. For more information on the book click here.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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22

Feb

22

Feb

A MOLECULE GOES INTO A BAR… – Sold to Russia and Turkey

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

In two recent rights deals, translation rights for the entertaining pop-science book A MOLECULE GOES INTO A BAR...
have been sold to Russia (Eksmo) and Turkey (Dogan).

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31

Jan

31

Jan

AN APPEAL BY THE DALAI LAMA – Sold to Lithuania

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

»Ethics are more important than religion« - This important message of His Holiness the Dalai Lama keeps on spreading throughout
the world. After William Morrow (HarperCollins) recently released the English edition, Benevento Publishing now also sold the Lithuanian rights to Alma Litera.

 

By now, translation rights have been sold to 15 languages:

Brazilian Portuguese (Harper Collins Brasil), Czech Republic (Euromedia), English world (William Morrow/Harper Collins), France (Morstedt), Hungary (Posticum), Italy (Garzanti), Latvia (Zvaigzne ABC), Lithuania (Alma Litera), Netherlands (Xander), Portugal (2020 Editora), Romania (Posticum), Russia (Eksmo), Spanish world (Paidos), Turkey (Düz Yazi), Vietnam (Phuong Nam Book)

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22

Dec

22

Dec

US WEEKEND REBELS – Film rights optioned

Friday, December 22nd, 2017

Benevento Publishing is proud to announce, that film rights have been optioned for the amazing father-son story Us Weekend Rebels by Mirco von Juterczenka.

In a second deal, German paperback rights have been sold to Goldmann Verlag at auction.

More news to come soon...

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