Aufbau Verlage

Foreign Rights

Dear friends and colleagues,

Welcome to our Foreign Rights site!

We’d like to invite you to browse or download our recent Foreign Rights Guides. We are also delighted to be representing the rights of numerous authors from our extensive backlist, which includes outstanding modern classics, award-winning contemporary literature, pioneering non-fiction titles and bestsellers within the world of upmarket commercial fiction.

Please don’t hesitate to ask for more information or reading material. We look forward to hearing from you!

With best wishes,
Inka Ihmels

Rights Guides Spring 2024


Inka Ihmels
Inka Ihmels
Foreign Rights
+49(0) 30 28394 –123
+49(0) 30 28394 –100
Prinzenstraße 85 10969 Berlin




Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia

Corto Literary Agency
Ms. Andrea Spužević Golemac


Villas-Boas Moss Literary Agency
Ms. Luciana Villas-Boas



Rightol Media Limited
Ms. Bella Li


Books and More - #BAM agency
Ms. Marie Lannurien



Ersilia Literary Agency
Ms. Evangelia Avloniti



Balla-Sztojkov Literary Agency
Ms. Rita Tillai



Berla Griffini Rights Agency
Ms. Barbara Griffini



The Deborah Harris Agency
Ms. Geula Geurts



Internationaal Literatuur Bureau BV
Ms. Linda Kohn



AKF Literary Agency
Ms. Anna Kolendarska-Fidyk



Simona Kessler International
Copyright Agency
Ms. Simona Kessler


Russia, Ukraine

Literaturagentur Maria Schliesser
Ms. Maria Schliesser


Spain, Portugal, Latin America except Brazil

International Editors’ Co. Agencia Literaria
Ms. Amaiur Fernandez



AnatoliaLit Agency
Ms. Amy Spangler

Mission Statements

Is our umbrella brand. The diversity of Aufbau Verlage: literary talents, international world literature, modern classics, thrilling entertainment and cutting-edge non-fiction.

Aufbau presents German-language and international contemporary literature, rediscovered classics and non-fiction books with strong opinions.

New voices, compelling stories, active and current: books as colourful and diverse as our present.

The multi-faceted world of reading: compelling, high-quality entertainment and gripping crime novels; literary highlights and inspiring non-fiction.

Ch. Links Verlag has been publishing critical studies of politics and contemporary history since 1989 – books worth debating.

The art of the book, since 1985. Discover and rediscover a new volume every month, spanning genres, eras and cultures.

Extraordinary lives and loves stories, opulent historical novels and suspenseful crime novels – by German and international bestselling authors.

Aufbau Digital invites you into the digital world of books, whether it's commercial or literary fiction, thrillers or humour, history or non-fiction you're after!

more – always with love. Romance novels, big emotions, moving stories – with love and passion. Purely digital. 

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