Compact International Sales and Rights

Compact Verlag

Compact Verlag – since 1975 one of the successful companies in Germany – has continued to improve the quality of its publications. With our labels Compact, compact via and compact kids we are able to offer a wide range of books for children and adults.

Compact, with the motto “learn faster”, is a market leader for readers , language courses, dictionaries and business books. Our bestseller-series Compact Learning Thriller alone – now up to 120 available titles – has sold around 2 million copies.

Our brand compact via, with the slogan “live well – know more”, launches publications on topics such as bringing up children, health, fitness, cookery, do-it-yourself and gardening, general knowledge.

The new brand compact kids offers a broad range of children books with special attention on knowledge, learning and nature.

Below you will find our general and thematic catalogues as well as detailed information and sample pages of all our books. You are always very welcome to contact us for review copies, co-edition offers and additional information.

International Catalogues 2016

Adults – Lifestyle




 PDF 1|  PDF 2


Adults – Languages,
Business and Learning


Compact Lernkrimi


Mr. Giancarlo Russo
Director International Sales and Rights

Baierbrunner Straße 27
81379 München (Munich)

Tel.: +49 89-74 51 61-92
Fax: +49 89-75 60 95

Ms Karen Friedrichs
International Sales and Rights

Baierbrunner Straße 27
81379 München (Munich)

Tel.: +49 89-74 51 61-87
Fax: +49 89-75 60 95

For the Chinese market please contact:

Himmer Winco Co., Ltd.
Beijing Himmer Winco Culture & Media Co., Ltd.

Room 1105, Building 4, Jian Wai SOHO Eastern,
East Third Ring Road, Chaoyang District
100022 Beijing, China

Andreas ZHAO

Telefon: (86 -10 ) 58696096 – 604/606/607
Fax: (86 -10 ) 58696096 – 609

Book Fairs

Visit us at various book fairs throughout the year! Get to know Compact Verlag as an attractive licensing partner and visit us at the following book fairs in 2014:

Please arrange a personal meeting. We look forward to hearing from you!