Our books: sales figures, libraries and bookstores

Our books are read worldwide in bookstores and libraries - including the German National Library, Amazon, Apple iBookstore, Google Play, Weltbild, Hugendubel, Barnes and Nobel - and many others. Below is a detailed overview:

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Sales figures and Amazon sales ranks

Our books are always at the top of the Amazon sales ranks - for example, here our titles “Say no without guilt” and “Dealing with the boss”. You will find press reviews and customer feedback on our books here.

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Our books worldwide in 300.000 libraries

Our books can be found in 300.000 libraries using the following providers:

German National Library

Our books are listed in the inventory of the German National Library.

Baker and Taylor

Deliverer from the USA. Above all, supplies institutional clients such as libraries, schools and companies, but also other dealers.


International libraries


Distribution of digital content to libraries and companies


Provider from the USA. Supplies libraries in Germany and Switzerland via a so-called Cloud Library.


The Onleihe - Digital rental portals for libraries in Germany, Austria and Switzerland as well as the Goethe-Institut.


Sale or lending of specialized literature to libraries worldwide.


Deliverer from the USA. Digital lending models for more than 33.000 libraries and schools worldwide, currently the German market is being greatly expanded. There is also an OverDrive app that allows end customers to view the library catalog.

Schweitzer technical information

Sale or lease purchase of eBooks to institutional clients worldwide through the E-Book-Library (EBL), ebrary and ProQuest platforms eBook Central as well as ebooks.com

Our books in the worldwide book trade

Amazon Kindle Store (amazon.com)

Purchase and availability of eBooks directly on Kindle readers and / or Kindle apps for Windows, OS X, iOS, Android and Blackberry.

In addition, we participate in the Amazon subscription model Kindle Unlimited: readers can here our eBooks read for free.

The sales territories include Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovakia, Slovenia Spain, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Hungary, United Kingdom, Cyprus

Amazon Kindle Store (amazon.com)

The connection of amazon.com with the sales areas USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil as well as India, Japan, Australia and New Zealand is also possible on request.

Google Play Books

International sales for eBooks through the Google Play Store.

Apple iBookstore

Purchase and availability of eBooks directly from the iBooks application (iTunes) on OS X and iOS.

Own stores in Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Canada, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Austria, Poland, Portugal , Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Hungary, United Kingdom, United States of America, Cyprus

Barnes and Noble

Sale of eBooks via its own reader nook, in its own webshop as well as the nook apps on Android and iOS.

Sales area: United States of America


Sale of eBooks via your own reader as well as your own webshop and Kobo apps on Windows.

Kobo.com is present in over 190 countries worldwide, including Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Germany, England, Finland, France, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Canada, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Netherlands , Austria, Philippines, Portugal, Switzerland, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, United States of America, Cyprus. Here is an overview of the shops supplied:

  • WHSmith (UK)
  • American Booksellers Association - variety of participant websites (USA)
  • Walmart (USA)
  • Angus and Robertson (Australia)
  • Collins (Australia)
  • Rakuten (Japan, USA, France)
  • La Feltrinelli (Italy)
  • Mondadori (Italy)
  • Livraria Cultura (Brazil)
  • Chapters Indigo (Canada)
  • FNAC (France, Spain, Portugal)
  • PaperPlus (New Zealand)
  • Gandhi (Mexico)
  • Librería Porrúa (Mexico)
  • National Book Store (Philippines)
  • La Central (Spain)
  • DundR (Turkey)
  • Idefix (Turkey)

Tolino Alliance

Since entering the market in March, the tolino alliance has successfully established 2013 as one of the leading brands for digital reading in German-speaking countries.

  • Tolino Media GmbH and Co. KG (formerly Pubbles): Sale of eBooks via their own readers and pads as well as via the connected dealers.
  • bol.de: belongs to Thalia with platforms in Germany and the Netherlands
  • books.ch: belongs to Orell Füssli Thalia AG
  • buch.de: belongs to Thalia
  • buecher.de: belongs to worldview
  • Hugendubel: with own platforms as well as the end customer platform http://www.ebook.de
  • Libri GmbH: with the attached bookstores
  • Libris Blz. BV: Platform in the Netherlands
  • Mayersche Bookstore KG: The Mayersche Bookstore is a bookstore founded by Jacob Anton Mayer in the year 1817 in Aachen. Since then, the Mayersche bookshop has been family owned.
  • Osiandersche Buchhandlung GmbH: The Osiandersche Buchhandlung is an 1596 founded by Erhard Cellius and later named after Christian Friedrich Osiander southern German bookstores.
  • otto-media.de: At the Otto Group's Otto Media platform, you can buy books, eBooks, order DVDs and games.
  • Standaard Boekhandel: Platform in Belgium
  • Thalia: with own platforms in Germany, Austria, Switzerland Stand: Mai 2018
  • worldview: with own platforms in Germany, Austria, Switzerland


distributes eBooks via its own web shop as well as to affiliated dealers and libraries.

  • http://www.ciando.com, http://www.ciando.de, http://www.ciando.at, http://www.ciando.ch, www2.ciando.com
  • Aldi E-Books (www.aldilife.com/ebooks - Medion AG)
  • Hofer e-books (www.hoferlife.at - Medion Austria GmbH)
  • Aneta Giec-Pacharzyna (ekiosk-online.de, (http://ekiosk-online.ciando.com/)
  • Auwärter Medien GmbH (e-books.ciando.com)
  • borro media GmbH (borromedien.ciando.com)
  • Bookshop “Miss Marple´s” (http://missmarples-books.ciando-shop.com/)
  • buecher.de GmbH & Co. KG (www.buecher.de)
  • CeDe-Shop AG (www.cede.ch)
  • Conrad Electronic SE (http://conrad.ciando.com)
  • Delta X Publisher eU (http://deltax.ciando.com)
  • ebuch-laden24.de, Thomas Hackenberg (http://ebuch-laden24.ciando.com)
  • ERNSTER Logistique (more serious.ciando.com)
  • Ex Libris AG (www.exlibris.ch)
  • Georg Blendl bookstore and antiquarian GmbH & Co. KG (http://bgb-online.ciando.com)
  • Hermann Hrobak (http://eBook25.ciando.com)
  • Hugendbubel Fachinformationen GmbH
  • Mannheimer Morgen Großdruckerei und Verlag GmbH (morgenweb.ciando-shop.com)
  • Markus Mölders - Mediawurm.com (mediawurm.ciando.com)
  • media control GmbH (www.ceebo.de)
  • Michael Gronert (ebook-preishammer.de, http://ebook-preishammer.ciando.com)
  • minibook.eu, Christof Jaufenthaler (en-minibook.ciando.com)
  • minibook.eu, Christof Jaufenthaler (minibook.ciando.com)
  • Morawa Book and Media GmbH (www.morawa-buch.at)
  • MyGoodPlace, Alexander Klement (mygoodplace.ciando.com)
  • New Crown Consultants Establishment (www.books-ebook.ciando.com)
  • Online bookstore Regula Seiler (www.businessbuch.ch)
  • Petra Lehnert (ebooks-fachzeitungen-de.ciando.com)
  • PBM Psychology Buch- und Medianhandelsgesellschaft mbH (www.psychologiebuch.de)
  • Quolibris GmbH (www.quolibris.de)
  • SCM Shop Fallersleben, Bookshop Andreas König (scm-fallersleben.ciando.com)
  • Shop plus plus GmbH (http://shopplusplus.ciando.com)
  • Solon Book Service GmbH (http://solon-buch.ciando.com/)
  • taz Publishing and Distribution GmbH (taz.ciando.com)
  • Thieme & Frohberg GmbH (www.frohberg.de)
  • ims International Media Service GmbH & Co. KG (www.ims.as)
  • Isolagra GmbH (reeedy.ciando.com)
  • Koch, Neff & Volckmar GmbH
  • Lehmann's Media GmbH (www.lehmanns.de)
  • divibib GmbH (www.onleihe.net)
  • ProQuest (www.proquest.com)


Selling via your own webshop and via various reader applications such as Stanza (iPhone) or Aldiko (Android).

Heap of eLibrary

International B2B sales


International sales with numerous dealers, especially from the USA.


Russian eBook- and audio book dealer.

StreetLib stores

International dealers with a focus on Italy are connected.

ceebo (MediaControl)

Sold via other connected dealers and shops. Trading partners supplied via ceebo are:

  • Stein bookstore
  • AAVAA publishing house
  • Amahoff Bookstore
  • Ansenso GmbH
  • Antiqua-Online
  • Aquensis Verlag
  • Athene Media Verlag
  • Attatroll bookstore
  • Besold book paper
  • Best Off-Verlag
  • Bildner Verlag (readersplanet.de)
  • bookhit-GmbH
  • Börsenmedien
  • Braunbarth bookstore
  • Book trade office
  • Book and media
  • Books Keuck
  • Bookstore Backhaus
  • Bookstore Brunner
  • Bookstore Georg Blendl
  • Bookstore Heyn
  • Bookstore Wirthmiller
  • buchmaxx
  • Book Center AG
  • Comelivres AG
  • Connectare Marketing
  • Dieter Kroos
  • Easy Book
  • eBook-Eddie
  • eBook-Fever
  • eBookSky
  • eBookstr.de
  • Real publisher
  • One A media
  • eLesia publishing house
  • G. Umbreit
  • HörGut! publishing company
  • ImCoSys AG
  • Inkpot UG
  • INTU
  • Jura bookstore Gabriele Haßlocher
  • Kohlibri René Kohl
  • Kubon and Sagner
  • Liesegang
  • Life Media Group
  • Maciej Klimkiewicz
  • Mag. Holger Dominik Steinbichler
  • Massurgo Verlag
  • Metzler bookstore
  • Minimax publishing house Judith Arndt
  • ML Magazine Load
  • My eBooks
  • Neufeld publishing house
  • Neukirchener publishing company
  • New Crown Consultants Establishment
  • Ecumenical press forum
  • Online-Ebook-Shop.com
  • OnlineKiosk GmbH
  • horse tv, Thomas Vogel
  • Pocketbook Readers
  • renabuch.de Antiquariat and publishing house
  • Satzwerk bookstore
  • Schulkin GbR
  • snapload
  • Softdistribution
  • Straelen book house
  • TVZ Theological Publishing Zurich
  • unibuch Kassel
  • VARIA system
  • Verlagsanstalt Tyrolia
  • Veron Insurance Broker


Sold via other connected dealers and shops. About libreka! supplied trading partners are:


More than 800 bookstores in Germany, Austria and Switzerland are connected via the MVB end customer platform

Marketing Association Austria

Affiliated are stationary bookstore companies in Austria and South Tyrol with numerous branches:

  • Burgenland Bookstores: Desch-Drexler, Nentwich
  • Lower-Austria bookstores: Alexowsky, Bücher-Schütze, Bücherstube Horn, Schmidl, Spazierer, Thiel, Zweymüller
  • Upper Austria Bookstores: Joh. Haas, Neugebauer, Veritas
  • Salzburg bookstores: Motzko, Pfeifenberger, Rupertus
  • Styria bookstores: Freudensprung, Plautz, Stadtbuchhandlung Liezen
  • Vienna Bookstores: Bestsellers at EKAZENT-Hietzing, Bestsellers Millennium City, Freudensprung GmbH, ÖBV, Südwind book world

With about 600 member bookstores

G. Umbreit GmbH and Co. KG

With various affiliated bookstores

Sack Media Group - Trade Media

Sack Fachmedien from Düsseldorf is a specialist bookstore specialized since 1927 on law, economy and taxes.

Other smaller bookstores

libreka! also supplies numerous other smaller publishers and bookstores:

  • Alexowsky - books, paper, games
  • Alpha bookstore
  • Alpha bookstore Mannheim
  • Asaph book and music distribution GmbH
  • Athesia Book GmbH
  • Besold Buch - Papier eV
  • Brunnen Verlag GmbH
  • Book Club Merano
  • Bookstore Brunner GmbH
  • Bookstore Dynamis
  • Bookstore Franz Dim GmbH
  • Bookstore Johannes Heyn
  • Bookstore Kisch and Co.
  • Bookstore Wirthmiller
  • Buchwelten Mag. (FH) Herta Emmer GmbH
  • Carl Hübscher GmbH
  • ceBooks
  • German Bible Society
  • DocCheck Medical Services
  • dradiwaberl uni-bookshop
  • E-COON
  • Ennsthaler GmbH and Co. KG
  • Reference book Judge
  • Facultas publishing and book trade AG
  • GES Verlag UG Limited Liability
  • Harry Buzzel
  • Heinrich Köndgen GmbH
  • INTU GesmbH
  • Kawohl publishing house
  • Kral-Mödling-Buch GmbH
  • Kuppitsch book trade GesmbH
  • MANZ'sche Verlag- und Universitätsbuchhandlung GmbH
  • Mixtvision Digital GmbH
  • NWB Verlag GmbH and Co. KG
  • OnlineKiosk GmbH
  • Otto u. Hans Lauf. bookstore
  • Ralf Jordan - Historical Book Table
  • Rheinberg book
  • S. Toeche-Mittler Publishing House
  • Schachtner GmbH and Co. KG
  • Schäffer Verlag
  • SEMDOC specialized book trade Neubrandenburg
  • Shop Avanti
  • Spazierer GmbH book and paper shop
  • Tele Entertainment UG
  • Verlagsanstalt Tyrolia
  • Mail order company Che and Chandler
  • VUB Printmedia


Sales network that offers various webshop solutions and apps.


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independent eBookTrader.


Sales through numerous international platforms

Pocketbook Readers

Sales of e-book readers and international e-book shop at obreey.com


Operator of the international e-book shop World of Digitals

Our books in subscription and flat rate models

In addition to bibliothèques and classic bookstores, subscription models are getting more and more interesting, giving readers unlimited access to all books for a monthly sum.

Amazon Kindle Unlimited

We participate in the Amazon subscription model Kindle Unlimited: readers can read our eBooks read for free.


Polish reading platform


Swedish reading platform with subscription model


US reading platform with subscription model. The reader gets access via an app eBooks and AudioBooks. The app can be installed on Android, iOS and also on the Kindle Fire.


German subscription model. About the skoobe app (Android and iOS), the reader eBooks borrow.


Subscription model from Spain, also focuses on the German market and cooperates closely with the partners of the Freenet Group. The offer can also be used via an app.