Below you will find a selection of helpful links on contemporary German-speaking literature in English.
New Books in German
New Books in German is a twice yearly journal aimed at busy editors in the UK and the USA.
Literature on the Goethe-Institut Website
The Goethe-Institut website contains extensive information about German authors and their literature in translation
German Book Office New York (GBO)
The German Book Office (GBO) New York, Inc., founded in 1998 as a non-profit organization, is a project of the Frankfurt Book Fair and acts as a bridge between the German and American publishing industries.
Current Writing Blog
The German literature blog of the Goethe-Institut New York Library, offers an up-to-date overview of activities and initiatives that promote and support German literature in the United States.
lyrikline.org is the platform on the internet on which poems are available to listen to, and to read both in their original languages and various translations: a concert of verse in the voices and languages of the authors.
German Book Prize
The German Book Prize is presented to the best German-language novel just before the start of the Frankfurt Book Fair as an annual award from the Foundation of the German Publishers & Booksellers Association.