➽ [Download] ✤ The Reader By Bernhard Schlink ➲ – E17streets4all.co.uk Hailed for its coiled eroticism and the moral claims it makes upon the reader, this mesmerizing novel is a story of love and secrets, horror and compassion, unfolding against the haunted landscape of Hailed for its coiled eroticism and the moral claims it makes upon The Reader, this mesmerizing novel is a story of love and secrets, horror and compassion, unfolding against the haunted landscape of postwar GermanyWhen he falls ill on his way home from school, fifteen year old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age In time she becomes his lover then she inexplicably disappears When Michael next sees her, he is a young law student, and she is on trial for a hideous crime As he watches her refuse to defend her innocence, Michael gradually realizes that Hanna may be guarding a secret she considers shameful than murder.
Bernhard Schlink is a German jurist and writer He became a judge at the Constitutional Court of the federal state of North Rhine Westphalia in and has been a professor of public law and the philosophy of law at Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany since January His career as a writer began with several detective novels with a main character named Selb a play on the German word for self In he published The Reader Der Vorleser , a partly autobiographical novel The book became a bestseller both in Germany and the United States and was translated into languages It was the first German book to reach the number one position in the New York Times bestseller list.
- 216 pages
- The Reader
- Bernhard Schlink
- 10 February 2019 Bernhard Schlink