has been showcasing German-language books since 2004, chosen from the worlds of fiction, non-fiction, and books for children and young people. In the context of its special focus on the Greek language throughout the period 2019 and 2020, is offering grants for the translation into Greek of a number of recently published books. To see a full list of these books, please click ‘Greek 2019-20’ under the heading ‘Special Focus Languages’.

Dietmar Dath

Superhelden. 100 Seiten
[Superheroes. 100 Pages]

Reclam Verlag
Stuttgart 2016
ISBN 978-3-150-20420-7
100 Pages

Gunter Scholtz

Philosophie des Meeres
[Philosophy of the Ocean]

Hamburg 2016
ISBN 978-3-86648-249-4
281 Pages

Michael Sommer

Syria. Geschichte einer zerstörten Welt
[Syria: History of a Destroyed World]

Klett-Cotta Verlag
Stuttgart 2016
ISBN 978-3-608-94977-3
217 Pages

Byung-Chul Han

[Transparency society]

Matthes & Seitz Berlin
Berlin 2012
ISBN 978-3-88221-595-3
91 Pages

Florian Illies

1913. Der Sommer des Jahrhunderts
[1913. The year before the storm]

S. Fischer Verlag
Frankfurt am Main 2012
ISBN 978-3-10-036801-0
320 Pages

Carlos Widmann

Das letzte Buch über Fidel Castro
[The final book on Fidel Castro]

Carl Hanser Verlag
Munich 2012
ISBN 978-3-446-24004-9
336 Pages

Martin Geck

[Richard Wagner. A Life in Music]

Siedler Verlag
Munich 2012
ISBN 978-3-88680-927-1
416 Pages

Thomas Macho

[Role models]

Wilhelm Fink Verlag
Munich 2011
ISBN 978-3-7705-5030-2
477 Pages

Michael Hampe

Tunguska oder Das Ende der Natur
[Tunguska or the Death of nature]

Carl Hanser Verlag
Munich 2011
ISBN 978-3-446-23767-4
317 Pages

Götz Aly

Hitlers Volksstaat
[Hitler’s Volksstaat]

S. Fischer Verlag
Frankfurt am Main 2005
ISBN 3-10-000420-5
464 Pages

Gabriele Goettle


Eichborn Verlag
Frankfurt am Main 2004
ISBN 3-8218-4546-5
434 Pages