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  • City of Women: A Novel
    David R. Gillham
    Paperback: 05/07/2013
     
    It is 1943 - the height of the Second World War - and Berlin has essentially become a city of women. In this ...
  • Every Man Dies Alone
    Hans Fallada
    Paperback: 03/30/2010
     
    This never-before-translated masterpiece—by a heroic best-selling writer who saw his life crumble under ...
  • The Boy in the Striped Pajamas: A Fable
    John Boyne
    Paperback: 10/23/2007
     
    Germany 1942: Bruno's family moves to a new house, where he he meets another boy whose life and circumstances...
  • The Book Thief
    Markus Zusak
    Paperback: 09/11/2007
     
    A story about, among other things: A girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-...
  • The Fighter
    Jean-Jacques Greif
    Hardcover: 09/05/2006
     
    When Moshe’s emigrates to Paris in the 1930s, it means a new life: A decent job, a lovely young wife, and...
  • The Good German
    Joseph Kanon
    Paperback: 06/01/2002
     
    This thriller is both a touching love story and a masterful portrayal of the struggle for geopolitical control...
  • The Reader
    Bernhard Schlink
    Paperback: 03/01/1999
     
    This mesmerizing novel is a story of love and secrets, horror and compassion, unfolding against the haunted ...

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