Books written by Hans Fallada

Nightmare in Berlin

May 30, 2016 | 288 pages
"Available for the first time in English, here is an unforgettable portrayal by a master novelist of the physical and psychological devastation wrought in the homeland by Hitler's war. Late April, 1945. The war is over, yet Dr Doll, a loner and 'moderate pessimist', lives in constant fear. By... More Info

Once a Jailbird

Penguin UK | December 12, 2017 | 487 pages
For Willi Kufult, prison life means staying out of trouble, keeping his cell clean, snagging a precious piece of tobacco - and dreaming of the day of his release.Then he gets out.As Willi tries to make a new life for himself in Hamburg, finding a job and even love, he still cannot escape his past.  More Info

A Small Circus

Penguin | February 2, 2012 | 608 pages
It is summer, 1929, and in a small German town a storm is brewing. The shabby reporter Tredup leads a precarious existence working for the Pomeranian Chronicle - until he takes some photographs that offer the chance to make a fortune. In Kr├╝ger's bar, the farmers are plotting their revenge on... More Info