German Book Office

The German Book Office (GBO) New York, Inc. was founded in 1998 as a non-profit organization and is one of four international Frankfurt Book Fair offices. The GBO is a liaison office for American editors, German rights directors, editors, and translators. With funding from the German Foreign Office , the GBO manages several projects such as the annual Editor’s trip, Festival Neue Literatur, translation workshops, Book of the Month Picks and promotes selected German titles from such lists as New Books in German , Children’s Books on Tour and Geisteswissenschaften International.