Stories by English Authors in Germany by Various

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Published by 1st World Library .

Written in English

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  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • General,
  • American - General,
  • Reference

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9691894M
ISBN 10142180879X
ISBN 109781421808796

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For some it is a barbaric state, for some it is one of major cultures. Esteem and evaluations may vary, but one thing cannot be denied – Germany impacted the world one way or another. But how it is seen by people of England, for example. This collection of short story by English authors can provide the answer to this question.

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You can easily enjoy the short stories, and look over to opposite page, where the English translation is, whenever you do not know a word.

This book in particular features five short stories by Franz Kafka, who is known as one of the greatest modern writers not only in Germany, but throughout the entire literary world.

With "Max and Moritz (A Story of Seven Boyish Pranks)," German poet Wilhelm Busch created not only one of the first comic books in the German language over years ago, he also created a classic.

Readers who just couldn’t wait for the German translation pushed the English edition of Cursed Child (published by Little, Brown Book Group in July ) up to third place. Wedged in between at second place is bestselling German crime author Sebastian Fitzek with Das Paket (The Package, published by Droemer in October ).

Deutsche Welle presents some of the most recent German books available in English translation. () Non-native authors bring fresh perspective to language. English Bookshops, Bookstores in Germany Below is our list of the new and secondhand book sellers focused on books published in English, originally or in translation, here in Germany.

Stories by English Authors in Germany book Yes, most of the German bookstores — Dussmann, Hugendubel, and Thalia — have a large number of English.

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Their book “ Life of Basil – Das Leben von Basilikum ” tells the story of a basil plant that suddenly finds itself in a brand-new pot, and is available as a free download. The stories about Jim Knopf and his friend Lukas are among the most successful books for young people in Germany.

Millions of children have read about them and watched the accompanying TV series. Written in post-war Germany, the book contains a lot Nazi imagery turned on its head and comments on such issues as English colonialism.

Pippi Langstrumpf. The next book on your list is a bit more overtly academic in approach, although it’s also about individual narratives. This is Atina Grossmann’s Jews, Germans, and Allies: Close Encounters in Occupied Germany ().This is set just after the fall of Berlin in Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, whose work ‘Pied Piper of Hamelin’ every fairy tale book swears by, is probably the most famous German author, to be the inspiration behind many literary works in English.

Germany, most known for its lyrical poetry, didactic poetry, epopees, use of irony and drama, modern German literature has also given us the. The cover of the English edition (THE HANGMAN’S DAUGHTER) of DIE HENKERS TOCHTER by Oliver Pötzsch.

Many of these works have been translated into English. German-language authors cover a wide range of literature, from science-fiction (The Swarm by Frank Schätzing) to historical novels (The Reader by Bernhard Schlink) and historical mystery thrillers (The Hangman’s Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch).

German literature in English. Our range of German literature in English includes books by German authors on politics, cinema and history, as well as commentaries, criticism, anthologies, non-fiction, classics, modern classics, popular classics, thrillers, detective stories, biography and memoirs.

The author, who is also a documentary filmmaker, jumps back and forth between eleven protagonists and weaves their stories into a high-sea thriller. The chapters are short, the pace is swift, and the contrast between the vastly different lives and worlds is stark.

About the author: Frank Rumpel is a. Reading books with stories you recognize can present a great opportunity to improve your German skills. If you’re interested in fantasy literature, this book offers a perfect chance to become familiar with commonly used vocabulary of the genre.

“Momo” This is another fascinating story written by the author Michael Ende. The Jungle Book () is a collection of stories by English author Rudyard Kipling. The stories were first published in magazines in – The original publications contain illustrations, some.

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offers beautifully illustrated children’s stories written by Hans Wilhelm. One of the most well-known books about the First World War, Remarque’s novel tells the story of German soldier Paul Bäumer, giving a human perspective to the mass of fighting in Europe between   O ne of the biggest recent news stories in Germany involved a plagiarism scandal that brought down the defence minister, Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg.

Perhaps this is. I just read the novel Going to the Dogs: The Story of a Moralist by Erich Kastner, based on the author's experience in Germany during the early s as unemployment was rising.

Excellent book. posted by perhapses at AM on December 4,   Some of these may be quite short and seem to be written by hobby-authors, so quality may differ considerably. Zulu Ebooks. Zulu Ebooks is a non-profit website on a mission to support both known and unknown German authors and help readers gain access to a wide range of free ebooks without registration.

The ten-volume Stories by English Authors series was published by Charles Scribner’s Sons in It follows the same model as the series Stories by American Authors and the series Stories by Foreign Authors.

Each book is a showcase of 19th century fiction containing from five to seven short stories or s: 1. Günter Grass Nobel PrizeWaffen-SS, Germany. Tin Drum; James Gunn (author), U.S. Navy (This Fortress World) Sven Hassel, Danish-born penal regiment soldier; Robert A. Heinlein, Lt., graduate of the United States Naval Academy.

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Barbara Thiele, Chief Product Officer at Berlin-based print and ebook publishing platform, epubli, gives us the lowdown on the German market and offers her top tips for writers hoping to crack it.

5 things to know about German readers and the German book market. Quesadillas tells the story of a family trying to survive the bizarre reality of political upheaval in a small Mexican village.

Valeria Luiselli. The Story of My Teeth is a comic memoir of an auctioneer steeped in philosophy and absurdity. Faces in the Crowd is a story told in flashbacks and fragments, both strange and g: Germany. EnglishGerman A simple illustrated book used to help young children learn how to speak in German by teaching words and phrases.

You can also read a copy of 'My Very First Little German Book' by going to the International Children's Digital Library, a joint project of. The stories represent classical and contemporary authors from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

Die Deutschen, by Wulf Koepke, 5th ed. A reader for second and third-year German civilization courses, looks at German culture, both historically and in the present day. Find out more about the greatest German Short Story Writers, including Charles Bukowski, Anton Chekhov, Thomas Mann and Heinrich von Kleist.

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The book is also interesting when considered as part of the tendency of German authors to go back to ancient Greek culture and is an interesting counterpoint to authors such. Guest Post by: UK-based children’s book reviewer, LoveReading.

British authors who write popular children’s books have the ability to create stories that have roots in everyday life. To do this, they tap into their memories of their own childhood’s emotions and experiences. We’ve compiled a list of the most popular British children’s authors and their [ ].

To kick off our world tour, translator Katy Derbyshire presents ten recent outstanding German books written by women, none of which you can actually read in English (yet). Undiscovered pearls, just waiting for Anglophone publishers to take the plunge. Deutscher Meister (German Champion), Stefanie Bart (Hoffmann und Campe, ).

Irmgard Keun (Nach Mitternacht), According to literary critic Matthew Fishburn, as a general rule-of-thumb, if a book was on the burn-list in Nazi Germany, it’s probably a pretty good book.

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