Reviews of The German House

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Jan 10 2020 – 09:57 AM

Touching story

"For twenty-four-year-old Eva Bruhns, World War II is a foggy childhood memory. At the war’s end,...

devana
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Jan 05 2020 – 01:48 AM

I liked it

There is so much in this book to unpack that you could literally read it a few times and probably...

foxyflojo
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Jan 04 2020 – 10:24 AM

Great Book

The German House by Annette Hess and translated by Elisabeth Lauffer is a complex, fascinating,...

ahaaha4
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Dec 26 2019 – 08:04 AM

Great Bookclub Book

The German House is Annette Hess’s first novel and I thoroughly enjoyed the story. It was...

reddhead
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Dec 15 2019 – 01:25 PM

A bit lackluster

I have enjoyed other historical fiction novels like Cilka's Journey and I was hoping that the...

loveagoodbook
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Dec 04 2019 – 05:17 PM

What a great read!

Being of Polish descent and having had a great aunt who survived a concentration camp and...

kulkaur
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Dec 04 2019 – 01:45 AM

Really Good!

I really liked this book! It was pretty interesting because of the World War 2 element of it. ...

blurpley
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Dec 03 2019 – 09:16 PM

Pretty good

World War II historical fiction isn't my favorite genre even though I do consider myself a big...

rebeccaw190
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Dec 03 2019 – 10:18 AM

Did not finish...

Set in 1963, Eva is dating Jurgen with the hopes of marriage. But when she is hired as a...

bonbon
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Dec 03 2019 – 12:34 AM

History comes to life

I very much enjoyed "The German House." One can read a history book to learn the outcome of any...

ramirekl
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Dec 02 2019 – 10:09 PM

Beautifully Written

I love historical fiction, especially stories that are based in the WWII area. This story is...

haylee42
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Dec 02 2019 – 12:33 AM

Quiet.

The German House by Annette Hess is riddled with the unsettling familiarity most would rather not...

bruinmccon
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Dec 01 2019 – 12:46 AM

A Thought-Provoking Novel

“We had no choice, child” The German House is a novel about a young woman who is a...

kpat
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Nov 27 2019 – 04:23 PM

Not what I Thought

My favorite genre is WWII historical fiction. I really thought The German House would be...

rebecca
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Nov 25 2019 – 02:36 PM

Excellent

While World War II era fiction is abundant, I haven't seen as many stories written about the long...

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