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As a child, Michael Köhlmeier listened to and read fairy tales, just like all of us. Today he writes the fairy tales of our time. And for each one, there is a mysterious picture by Nikolaus Heidelbach: the sad woman, the envious doctor, snow ...
He who throws the first stone
Betrayal, deception and intrigue: whoever has suffered the worst forms of human malice is often only left one path with which to liberate himself: damning his opponent. World literature has many examples of damnations – in the Bible, on the ...
The Lenobel Siblings
Where is Robert Lenobel? Has he really gone crazy? Hanna, his wife, is convinced he has. But Jetti knows him better – after all, as his sister, she’s known him all his life. With great narrative skill, Michael Köhlmeier paints a magnificent ...
The Man Who Rediscovered What Was Lost
Saint Anthony was a man like any other: he had his own maladies and memories from childhood to death. But once upon a time, he sensed that he had a vocation, and that his future lay in sainthood. Michael Köhlmeier tells the story of a man who ...
A Role Model For Animals
Marie Luise Kaschnitz Prize 2017
“For Michael Köhlmeier, writing poetry is an attempt to get to the heart of the world in a poetic way.”
Hansjörg Graf, Neue Zürcher Zeitung
The master storyteller Michael ...
Adam, Who Told You That You`re Naked?
Who am I? What does freedom mean? These are major questions that myths and philosophy have attempted to answer.
Michael Köhlmeier is a great storyteller and Paul Liessmann is a brilliant philosopher, who is also capable of explaining ...
Girl With Thimble
A little girl who has lost everything is looking for a new place to call home. A child wandering through a world that isn’t waiting for her. Michael Köhlmeier has written a magnificent,haunting book about our times.
A big city, ...
Two Gentlemen on the Beach
Two solitary gentlemen walk the beach, deep in discussion. Charlie Chaplin and Winston Churchill
– two leviathans of world history – were as different as chalk and cheese, yet the impoverished tramp and
the great statesman became ...
Playground of Heroes
In the summer of 1983, three South Tyrolean mountaineers set an almost unbelievable record: they traversed the glaciers of Greenland’s ice sheet without sled dogs or any other outside assistance.
Köhlmeier describes the expedition ...
The Adventures of Joel Spazierer
“It was never my ambition to be a man of virtue – even if for a while I assumed that morality was hardwired into our genes.” The narrator who tells his shocking life-story in this book is a fraud, a liar and a crook, a forger and even a ...
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