2017 saw the publication of Ellen Sandberg’s novel, behind which the gifted crime novelist Inge Löhnig is behind. The book successfully entangles a fictitious criminal case with historical truths and gets right under the reader’s skin.
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A short book requires a brief review. A talented baker from Berlin falls in love with a Japanese violinist and bakes her the best cake ever. Judge Manfred Seybold leads a monotonous life and clings after his retirement to the existing professional life. Carl Tohrberg, who gave his name to the book, intended to become a painter, but is currently working for an insurance company. All three stories by Ferdinand von Schirach are heading for a surprising turn.
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