Bastei LÃ¼bbe AG operates as a media company in the form of a trade book publisher. It operates through the following segments: Books, Novel Booklets and Puzzle Magazines, and Digital. The Books segment includes all print, audio and ebook products marketed under the labels LÃ¼bbe Hardcover, LÃ¼bbe Taschenbuch, Ehrenwirth, Eichborn, Baumhaus, Boje, one, LYX, be and also LÃ¼bbe Audio.The Novel Booklets and Puzzle Magazines segment includes classics such as Der Bergdoktor, Jerry Cotton, GeisterjÃ¤ger John Sinclair, and the westerns of star author G.F. Unger, as well as the puzzle magazines published under the PMV label. The Digital segment comprises of fully consolidated companies Daedalic Entertainment GmbH, oolipo AG, BookRix GmbH & Co. KG, and BEAM Shop GmbH. The company was founded by Gustav H. LÃ¼bbe and Ursula LÃ¼bbe in 1953 and is headquartered in Cologne, Germany.