More books of Irene Ruttmann
German infantryman Max meets Adèle, a girl from the Champagne region, in the winter of 1916 at the Aisne. Irene Ruttmann tells the story of a passionate and impossible wartime romance.
Irene Ruttmann was born in 1933 in Dresden and now lives in Bad Homburg. She studied German and theatre studies amongst other subjects, and went on to work as a lecturer at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main as well as for publishing houses and the radio. She first made a name for herself with her children‘s books. Her first novel Das Ultimatum, was published in 2001.