Rowohlt Verlag was founded by Ernst Rowohlt in 1908. This publishing-house with its various divisions - Rowohlt Verlag, Rowohlt Taschenbuch Verlag, Wunderlich Verlag, Kindler Verlag and Rowohlt. Berlin Verlag - is part of the Holtzbrinck group. In 2002 Alexander Fest Verlag merged into Rowohlt. Rowohlt publishes literary fiction, non-fiction and children's books. Authors include Wolfgang Borchert, Joachim Fest, Petra Hammesfahr, Elfriede Jelinek, Imre Kertész, Helmut Krausser, Ildikó von Kürthy, Klaus and Erika Mann, Robert Musil, Péter Nádas, Peter Schneider, Kurt Tucholsky, Martin Walser and many others.