The Saltwater Year

This story tastes like wanderlust

A foreign exchange year in Australia. Jannik hopes that everything is going to change when he travels to the other side of the world. Himself, first and foremost. If he could reinvent himself, Jannik would like to be as mysterious as Sienna, who ...


The Shot

Standing on the sidelines isn't an option

One day in his apartment block, seventeen-year-old Robin witnesses the murder of a far-right German Alternative Party member, whose leader, Fred, is one of Robin's childhood friends. The party followers place the blame on repeat ...


Two Paths into Summer

A journey into the self

The final summer before graduation is supposed to be something special. Max wants to travel to Finland by sailboat and without any money. Svenja and Ole decide to take a different way there by hitching rides on freight trains. The three of them plan to meet ...


The Light of a Thousand Stars

An intoxicating love story that will make hearts beat faster

From the very first time her eyes meet Ashton's, Harper's world is flipped upside down. Nonetheless, no matter of how hard her heart might pound, she cannot bring herself to respond even a little to his flirting. Every ...

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The Alignment of the World

They can only fulfill their fates together, but can they trust each other?

Since her father's death, Laelia has been keeping herself and her little brother afloat as a pickpocket. This lasts until Nero, the master of the criminal underworld, notices her and puts a stop to her activities.


Nothing to Lose, Except for Us

How much trust does love require?
When Max steps off his plane in Edinburgh, his main goal is to get as much distance as possible between himself and the father he loathes. Very similar motives have driven street musician Lina to the Scottish metropolis, but she is content to ...
Volume: 2

Nothing is Good. Without You.

Jana and Leander haven't seen each other in six years. As children, they had been inseparable - until one fateful August evening, when Jana's brother Tim lost his life in a car accident. Leander had been behind the wheel. After that, he vanished from Jana's life. They haven't exchanged a single ...

Volume: 1

Jihad Calling

A profoundly stirring and unnerving novel

18-year-old Jakob intervenes when a girl wearing a traditional hijab headscarf is molested by right-wing hooligans-and promptly falls in love with the anonymous girl's blue eyes. He discovers that Samira is a member of a Salafist movement ...


So Strange, so Beautiful

Can love really conquer all?

As Joyce gets to know Elias, a young refugee from Ethiopia, the unexpected happens: fascinated by his ethereal beauty and enigmatic nature, she falls head over heels in love with him. But despite all the wonderful moments they share, the ...


Who Killed Christopher?

Accident or suicide? Who was really responsible for the death of a teenage boy who seemed to have everything in his favor? His best friend decides to find out. • Longlist German Children’s Literature Award; Silver Feather of the German Women’s Medical Association

The Reluctant Heroes

There were several moments when the whole story could have taken a very different direction. But, I think the minute we set eyes on Marie, the course of events was set in motion .

At first the narrator Magnus, his best friend Sebi and the others involved in the ...

Belle – The Curse of Balmoral Castle

Scotland, 1877: in a misty Highland glen, a coach tumbles into a ravine and its passengers-sixteen-year-old Belle Mc Bean and her father-find themselves in the clutches of a mysterious creature in derelict Kinord Castle. On Belle's insistence, the creature sets her ailing father free, but in ...