Introduction

World Editions is an independent publisher set up to bring international literature to a global readership. World Editions brings English readers the best literature other countries have to offer. Some of the highlights are Speechless by the bestselling author Tom Lanoye (Belgium), the beautiful and powerful Khomeini, Sade and Me by Abnousse Shalmani (France), and Something Written by Emanuele Trevi.

Launch

January 8th 2015 marked the launch of independent publisher World Editions. As the name suggests, World Editions will publish world literature and non-fiction, with an emphasis on translations from international literature. The first titles were Craving by award-winning Dutch playwright Esther Gerritsen, Gliding Flight by Dutch novelist Anne-Gine Goemans, and Saturday’s Shadows by Ayesha Harruna Attah.