About this book
The classic German novel from 1989, which depicts a family torn apart by an insecure father, just before the fall of the Berlin Wall. Analyses how revolutions start and examines those who have power.
The German book that has shaped an entire generation. A mother and her two teenage children sit at the dinner table. In the middle stands a large pot of cooked mussels. Why has the father not returned home? As the evening wears on, we glimpse the issues that are tearing this family apart.
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