Raised by a harsh Jewish single mother who prioritizes her socialist party connections over her family in mid-twentieth-century East Berlin, Thomas is forced to abandon his dream of becoming a writer while his sister, Ella, becomes increasingly introverted.
|Statement||Julia Franck ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell|
|Contributions||Bell, Anthea, translator|
|LC Classifications||PT2666.R264 B33 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||328|
|ISBN 10||9780802121677, 9780802192943|
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