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Greeks Bearing Gifts

MYSTERY

Greeks Bearing Gifts

Reviewed by Anna Mundow ×

Cynical detective Bernie Gunther returns in the late Philip Kerr's last featuring the hero of his celebrated Berlin Noir series.
Berlin Alexanderplatz

REDISCOVERY

Berlin Alexanderplatz

Reviewed by Christopher Byrd ×

Why Alfred Döblin's portrait of a restive German capital between the wars speaks urgently today.
Nightmare in Berlin

FICTION

Nightmare in Berlin

Reviewed by Anna Mundow ×

In Germany after the fall of Hitler, Hans Fallada's novel confronts the "horror upon horror" of the past....
The Woman on the Stairs

FICTION

The Woman on the Stairs

Reviewed by Julia M. Klein ×

The mystery of an enigmatic portrait is at the heart of the new novel from the author of "The Reader." Review by Julia M. Klein.
Cursed Legacy

LIVES

Cursed Legacy

Reviewed by Adam Kirsch ×

The novelist Thomas Mann's son Klaus chose to follow in his father's footsteps -- a path that proved torturous. Review by Adam Kirsch.
Essential Berlin: Darryl Pinckney

GUEST BOOKS

Essential Berlin: Darryl Pinckney

Posted by The Barnes and Noble Review ×

A literary tour of Berlin with the author of "Black Deutschland."
“The World is Bewildering”: Adam Johnson on “Fortune Smiles”

SHORT STORIES

“The World is Bewildering”: Adam Johnson on “Fortune Smiles”

A Conversation with Bill Tipper ×

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "The Orphan Master's Son" talks about trauma, the world of the future, and his new collection of short fiction, "Fortune Smiles."
Cinderella Berlin

DAYBOOK

Cinderella Berlin

by Steve King ×

Reading this week in history, when a "series of accidents" crumbled the Cold War's chief battleground....