About this book
Translated by Krishna Winston, this is Grass's follow-up to the controversial memoir "Peeling The Onion". In it, he writes in the voices of his 8 children as they record memories of their childhoods and their father. Grass was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1999.
A title that deals with questions such as: Was the enchanted camera a source of inspiration for their father? Did it represent the power of art itself? Was it the eye of God?