Six novels have been selected for the shortlist of this year’s German Book Prize. Click on the titles to read synopses and author biographies in English:
Nachtleuchten by María Cecilia Barbetta (S. Fischer)
Sechs Koffer by Maxim Biller (Kiepenheuer & Witsch)
Die Katze und der General by Nino Haratischwili (Frankfurter Verlagsanstalt)
Archipel by Inger-Maria Mahlke (Rowohlt)
Der Vogelgott by Susanne Röckel (Jung und Jung)
Gott der Barbaren by Stephan Thome (Suhrkamp)
Click here for videos of the shortlisted books – in English and German.
Click here for a printable list with full information.