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With 335 employees and an annual turnover of €107.5 million, Bastei Lübbe AG, which is based in Cologne, is the largest medium-sized family company in the German publishing industry. The range offered by the twelve publishers and imprints of the media concern, which was founded more than 60 years ago and is led by the Management Board - comprising of Carel Halff (Chairman), Klaus Kluge and Ulrich Zimmermann - currently has a total of around 3,600 titles from the genres fiction, non-fiction, and children’s and young people’s books. Top authors such as Ken Follett, Dan Brown, Jeff Kinney, Rebecca Gablé and Andreas Eschbach, together with bestsellers such as "Die Säulen der Erde" , "Sakrileg" and "Das Jesus-Video", have made Bastei Lübbe the undisputed market leader in the German-speaking publishing industry.

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