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"There is no doubt in my mind, The Drinker is Fallada's most honest and courageous book. "

Yonatan Geffen


  • "The Best of Our Spies is a spectacular read… I am fascinated by WWII and this was a perfect read for me. The end devestated me and I couldn't stop the flow of tears." (Susan Tsadok, "Nuritha") more…

  • 12 stories – "The stories take place in a small town in Mississippi and deal with the tension between black slaves and white masters, between wealth and poverty, splendor and degeneration – but mostly with the human nature, on all its sides – and one can not help and feel but feel amazed while reading from this masterpiece of literature, translated well by Rachel Penn." (Atara Ofek) more…

  • Stasi Wolf - "An unsurpassed thriller." (Ran Edelist, "Maariv") more…

  • "Stasi Wolf, the sequel to Stasi Child, is just as suspensful and thrilling… The quality of the writing makes one eager for the next book in the series." (David Rosenthal, Walla!) more…

  • "I loved Stasi Child, the first in the series, and Stasi Wolf is just as good. Now I'm waiting for the next book in the series." (Gadi Eidelheit, "Bikorot Sfarim") more…

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Founded in 1997, Penn Publishing's first contributions to the world of literature were its original, modern translations of world classics and best-sellers. Since its inception, however, Penn has seen remarkable growth not only in its audience, but especially in its catalogue and variety of publications.

Working in cooperation with international publishing houses, we have already earned a reputation as one of the freshest, most innovative publishers and packagers of books in the industry today. Illustrated books that unite the highest quality photography with the informative texts of leading scholars make up the greater part of our international titles. English-language works in categories such as Travel and Culture, and contemporary Lifestyle and Culinary books, are amongst our most recent and our upcoming publications.

Our Hebrew catalogue is comprised of translations of world classics and best-sellers, and includes both fiction and non-fiction. We are proud to announce that we are the exclusive Hebrew publishers of the complete works of Ernest Hemingway and the extensive series of Barnes & Noble's Classics.

Many of our translations of these timeless stories will be the very first available to the Hebrew-speaking world. We encourage you to explore our site and stay in touch with us. If you'd like to be amongst the first to receive notification of our new publications and achievements, you are invited to join our mailing list and watch us grow