German Book Prize 2021 – This is the shortlist

Six novels are under nomination for the German Book Prize 2021. The seven-member jury had longlisted twenty of the 230 titles. The German Book Prize will then be awarded on October 18 at the start of the Frankfurt Book Fair. Norbert Guchtern: “Jacob II” Monika’s assistant: “Dad” Christian Kracht: “Eurotrash” Thomas Kunst: “The Zandschow Handles” … Read more

Young Richard the Lionheart

Homepage civilization literature creature: 02/11/2022 2:35 pm to: Judith von Sternberg cleavage Monica Helfer as a 2021 Book Award nominee with “Dad”. © Getty Images Monica Helfer narrates another third chapter of her family novel. Death is also the basis of Monica Helfer’s new novel; It is a prerequisite for this book. “So was my … Read more

Monica Helfer from Hanover: “Success is better in old age” | NDR.de – Culture

Status: 02/23/2022 08:35 AM Austrian writer Monica Helfer presented the third part of a trilogy at Litterhaus Hannover. “The Lion’s Heart” tells the story of her brother Richard. by Andrea Schweizer It’s beautiful sitting there. As is often the case with a black suit and white shirt. Her hair is black like a thin tie. … Read more

Monica Helfer and her novel “Löwenherz” – a lovable eccentric with a tragic ending

The first two volumes of Family History were bestsellers. “Die Bagage” is about Monica Helfer’s grandparents. In “Fati” about her father, who was deeply saddened by the death of his wife and withdrew into the world of books. Monica Helfer’s brother Richard, who was six years younger than him, was someone who lived that day … Read more