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The Reader

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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 Germany.When 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 more shameful than murder.

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Author(s):
Bernhard Schlink
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
203x132x14
EAN-13:
9780375707971
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780375707971
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

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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 Germany.When 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 more shameful than murder.

Author(s):
Bernhard Schlink
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
203x132x14
EAN-13:
9780375707971
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780375707971
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

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