Sceptre Books and the Goethe-Institut London are thrilled to invite you to the UK launch of the international bestselling novel The End of Loneliness by award-winning German author Benedict Wells, translated by Charlotte Collins.
This will be the first time that Benedict Wells’ international bestselling novel will be available in the English language. Benedict will be in conversation with his translator Charlotte, talking about love, loss, longing and fate.
The End of Loneliness has sold over 200,000 copies so far in Wells’ native Germany, and the novel has been on the Spiegel Bestseller list for 80 weeks – 30 of which were in the top 10. To date The End of Loneliness has been published in 10 languages, and has sold in 27 territories. It was a winner of the European Union Prize for Literature, and the Ravensburger Verlag Foundation Prize. It was also voted #3 Book of the Year by German booksellers.