The Planet Group today announced a global editorial agreement with Netflix to publish books based on its series. The first projects to be launched are La casa de papel, Élite and La casa de las flores.
As part of the collaboration, Grupo Planeta will publish novels, nonfiction books and comic books in Spanish for Latin America and Spain that will broaden the narrative and creative worlds of the acclaimed Netflix series. Grupo Planeta will also administer international publishing rights for all books that are published.
“We are very excited about the association with Grupo Planeta to expand the reach and universe of ‘La Casa de Papel’, ‘Élite’ and ‘La Casa de las Flores’, three of our most universal Spanish series. by our members around the world and we are proud that Hispanic writers are inspired by these great stories and characters. ” -Paco Ramos, Vice President of Netflix Original Content.
“In an increasingly globalized world, with a fine line between book publishing and audiovisual content, we are very happy with the agreement reached with Netflix and the ability to publish the books of these series that are successful worldwide. convinced that the books will be a perfect complement to the series. “- Jesús Badenes, general director of the Book Division of Grupo Planeta.
The first titles will start to hit bookstores in spring 2019.