Germany

The Seventh Cross

The Seventh Cross

Seghers, Anna ; Dembo, Margot
A revelatory World War II novel about a German prisoner of war fleeing for the border and encountering a variety of Germans, good and bad and indifferent, along his way. Now available in a new...
May 22, 2018
Paperback
New York Review of Books
416 Pages
$16.95
It's Getting Dark: Stories
The Millions Most Anticipated Book of the Month

A new story collection from "one of Europe's most exciting writers" (New York Times Book Review) deftly evokes and...

December 14, 2021
Hardcover
Other Press (NY)
240 Pages
$22.99
Bismarck: A Life

Bismarck: A Life

Steinberg, Jonathan
This riveting, New York Times bestselling biography illuminates the life of Otto von Bismarck, the statesman who unified Germany but who also embodied everything brutal and ruthless about...
April 1, 2013
Paperback
Oxford University Press, USA
592 Pages
$21.95
Memoirs of a Polar Bear

Memoirs of a Polar Bear

Tawada, Yoko ; Bernofsky, Susa

The Memoirs of a Polar Bear has in spades what Rivka Galchen hailed in the New Yorker as "Yoko Tawada's magnificent strangeness"--Tawada is an author like no other. Three...

November 8, 2016
Paperback
New Directions Publishing Corporation
$16.95
Midsummer Night

Midsummer Night

Tegel, Peter ; Timm, Uwe ; Teg
If this, Uwe Timm's enchanting novel, were a cautionary tale, the tag line would go something like this: Should you plan to be in Berlin on Midsummer Night, the time of the summer solstice - Watch...
February 17, 2000
Paperback
New Directions Publishing Corporation
288 Pages
$17.95
Käsebier Takes Berlin

Käsebier Takes Berlin

Tergit, Gabriele ; Duvernoy, S
In English for the first time, a panoramic satire about the star-making machine, set in celebrity-obsessed Weimar Berlin.

In Berlin, 1930, the name Käsebier is on everyone's lips. A...

July 30, 2019
Paperback
New York Review of Books
304 Pages
$16.95
Slaughterhouse-Five: Or the Childrens Crusade, a Duty-Dance with Death
Billy Pilgrim is the son of an American barber. He serves as a chaplain's assistant in World War II, is captured by the Germans, and he survives the largest massacre in European history--the fire...
January 12, 1999
Paperback
Dial Press
288 Pages
$17.00
Ring of the Nibelung

Ring of the Nibelung

Wagner, Richard
A superb new translation of one of the greatest nineteenth century poems: the libretto to Wagner's Ring Cycle, in a Penguin Classics hardcover designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith

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October 9, 2018
Hardcover
Penguin Group
$30.00
1,000 Coils of Fear

1,000 Coils of Fear

Wenzel, Olivia
A multilayered and rhythmic debut novel about her life as a Black German woman living in Berlin and New York during the chaos of the 2016 U.S. presidential election from playwright Olivia Wenzel...
July 5, 2022
Paperback
Catapult
$16.95
The Club

The Club

Würger, Takis ; Collins, Charl

A runaway bestseller in Europe, The Club is a blistering novel set around an elite all-male dining club at Cambridge University, a page-turning story of privilege, power, and...

February 18, 2020
Paperback
Grove Press
$16.00

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