New novel available: "One Trillion Dollars"

While a lot of my novels have been translated into a lot of languages, some even becoming bestsellers abroad, American and English publishers have (traditionally, I presume) hesitated to look into the possibility of importing one of them. With honorable exceptions, of course, namely Tor Books/St. Martin's Press, who pioneered by acquiring the rights of "The Carpetmakers" and turned it into the most wonderful edition of all, and Amazon Crossing, who recently made "Lord of all things" available to the English-reading public.

But with new technology, the rules of the game are about to change. Having an American or English publisher, although still preferable, is no longer mandatory: My main publishers in Germany, Bastei-Lübbe, took matters in their own hands, got my huge longseller "One Trillion Dollars" translated and published it – as eBook! Have a look what the story's about …