The German List

German literature in English translation

Deutschsprachige Litertatur
Illustration: Tobias Schrank, Goethe-Institut

Demanding, modern German-language literature in English – that is the German List. Since 2009 Naveen Kishore has been editing this series in his publishing house Seagull Books. More than 100 translations have already been published.



Selected translations from Seagull Books


All authors and translators of Seagull Books

Publishing House

All about Seagull Books

Naveen Kishore Photo: Naveen Kishore


Naveen Kishore is the founder and director of Seagull Books in Kolkata.

Sunandini Banerjee Photo: Naveen Kishore

Book Designer

Most of the book covers have been designed by Sunandini Banerjee.

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Launch offer „Seagull Library of German Literature“

Seagull Books and the Goethe-Institut present the „Seagull Library of German Literature“ – a collection of 100 English translations of German titles. 
Use the code GERLIT30 in the webshop of Seagull Books and get a prepublication discount until October 31.

Launch offer „Seagull Library of German Literature“