About us

The Flieder-Verlag, based in Germany (Frankfurt)  , is a member of China Publishing Group (one of the largest media groups in China and #29 in the world ranking of the publishing industry 2021).

We are a publisher, rigths agent and bookseller.

Being an foreign rights agent, we scout for excellent content from publishers all over the world and then license it to publishers in China. The Flieder-Verlag acts as an independent agent and work with all Chinese publishers, both state-owned and private.

Currently we are representing more than 80 European and American publishers in China incl.:

Illustrated art book publishers such as Ammonite/UK, Corraini/Italy, Die Gestalten/Germany, Quarto, Fontaine/Netherland, Hachette Pratique/France, Ludion/Belgium, Lund Humphries/UK, nai010/Netherland, Pallas Athene/UK, Phaidon/UK, Princeton Architectural Press/US, Thames & Hudson/UK, The Crowood/UK, The National Gallery London/UK etc.

Children´s book publishers such as Arcturus/UK, Camelozampa/Italy, Combel/Spain, Coppenrath/Germany, Donzelli/Italy, Editorial Flamboyant/Spain, Ekaré/Spain, Electa/Italy, Grupo Edelvives/Spain, Hungry Tomato/UK, KITE EDIZIONI/Italy, Koja/Sweden, kunstanstifter/German,  Lannoo/Belgium, Larousse/France, Larousse/Spain, Milan/France, Quarto, Topipittori/Italy, Tulipan/Germany etc.

Adult´s publishers such as C.H.Beck, Campus, Benevento Publishing, Matthes&Seitz, Suhrkamp (all German), Ammonite/UK, Brown Paper Press/US, Parramon/Spain, Princeton Architectural Press/US, Québec Amérique/Canada, Springer/Germany, Tim Draper/US, Linda Seger/US etc.

Our publishing programme focuses on bilingual childrens books in German and Chinese including picture books and non fiction titles.

We are also selling books in different languages published by Chinese publishing houses in German speaking contries, both in physical and online bookstores.