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Der Glanz der neuen Zeit
 - Fenja Lüders - PB
Der Glanz der neuen Zeit
 - Fenja Lüders - PB
Nr. 2

Fenja Lüders (Author)

The Splendour of a New Time

Europe‘s gate to the world, the alluring smell of coffee and a merchant’s daughter with big plansThe Speicherstadt, Hamburg: huge warehouses, sacks of coffee, the smell of the big wide world. A man’s world – in the early years of the century, at least. Young Mina Deharde has the coffee trade in her blood, and spends every spare minute at the offices of her father’s coffee company in the heart of the Speicherstadt. They both know that as a woman she cannot take over the company, and her father has...

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Schicksalssterne
 - Sarah Lark - Hardcover
Schicksalssterne
 - Sarah Lark - Hardcover

Sarah Lark (Author)

Stars of Destiny

 A stirring tale of love and betrayal, despair and courage, set against the background of the First World War In this novel, Sarah Lark tells a wonderful love story that plays out against the great panorama of world political events in the early 20th century. A young couple has to leave Germany in order to lead a happy life without anti-Jewish sentiment. Yet when the First World War breaks out, they suddenly find themselves just as unwanted in their new home country of New Zealand. Hanover,...

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Eine Liebe in Australien
 - Elizabeth Haran - Hardcover
Eine Liebe in Australien
 - Elizabeth Haran - Hardcover

Elizabeth Haran (Author)

Love in Australia

A wonderful outback novel with a 1950s Flair Elizabeth Haran's new novel is a touching family story that unfolds between the outback and England, spanning a period of over 20 years.The outback, 1936. Willie McGregor has left England to seek his fortune down under. Together with his best friend, he is searching for gold in a remote area. Their only contact is with a clan of Aboriginals who occasionally set up camp nearby. Willie begins a love affair with a young Aboriginal who calls herself...

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Wenn Papa jetzt tot ist, muss er dann sterben?
 - Ralph Caspers - Hardcover
Wenn Papa jetzt tot ist, muss er dann sterben?
 - Ralph Caspers - Hardcover

How we can help grieving childrenDeath is a part of life. This familiar sentence implies that death is something we must accept. It is not a topic that should be taboo in our lives. Yet when a loved one departs, we can barely fathom it. Our sorrow sometimes makes us doubt whether we will ever be able to overcome the loss. What must it be like for children who are having the experience for the first time? They have not yet learned how to cope with death, the sadness it causes, and the emotions that...

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Die Kinder von Nebra
 - Ulf Schiewe - Hardcover
Die Kinder von Nebra
 - Ulf Schiewe - Hardcover

Ulf Schiewe (Author), Markus Weber (Illustrator)

The Children of Nebra

The mystery of the Sky Disk, an advanced civilization in the heart of Europe,  and the perpetual fight between good and evilAs early as 4,000 years ago, the first mega-state existed in the heart of Europe, with trade links to England, the Alps, and the Middle East. It was a state with sophisticated hierarchies and a ruling family. It possessed cutting edge science, knew the course of the stars, and could plan planting and harvests according to a calendar year. It was the Unetice culture. Why...

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Ein Traum vom Glück
 - Eva Völler - PB
Ein Traum vom Glück
 - Eva Völler - PB
Nr. 1

Eva Völler (Author)

Dreaming of Happiness

Strong women and moving destinies in the Ruhr District of the 1950sThe 1950s in Germany. The post-war years of hunger are history. Up and down the country, new construction is arising from the ruins. People buy VW beetles, head south for a vacation, go to an ice cream parlour, and listen to rock 'n roll from the juke box. The girls are wearing petticoats and ponytails; the boys studded jeans and Elvis-style hairdos. Yet the bitter consequences of the war can be felt everywhere. Its shadows are impossible...

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Tante Poldi und der Gesang der Sirenen
 - Mario Giordano - PB
Tante Poldi und der Gesang der Sirenen
 - Mario Giordano - PB
Nr. 5

Mario Giordano (Author)

Auntie Poldi and the Song of the Sirens

A wedding, a few bodies, and a lot of criminal entanglement Auntie Poldi and the Song of the Sirens is Part 5 of the humorous Cosy Crime series, which has enjoyed a print run of 800,000+ copies in Germany. The time has come. Poldi is going to marry Montana. At least that's the plan. Preparations for the wedding are in full swing; and some people’s nerves are already frayed. But - as we know - Sicily is complicated. Something always crops up. The body of a young woman washes ashore on Isola Bella...

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Weit war der Himmel über Palästina
 - Avi Primor - Hardcover
Weit war der Himmel über Palästina
 - Avi Primor - Hardcover

Avi Primor (Author)

Vast was the sky over Palestine

Three families, one country - a grand novel about Israel The fertile land on the south-eastern coast of the Mediterranean has been inhabited for thousands of years. Canaanites, Hebrews, Philistines, Israelites, Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, Ptolemies, Seleucids, Romans, Byzantines, Muslim Arabs, Crusaders, and Ottomans—the succession of peoples and empires that settled there is vast. Today both the Israelis and the Palestinians claim the territory, invoking their ancestry and history and facing...

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Lagerfeld your life
 - Anna Basener - Hardcover
Lagerfeld your life
 - Anna Basener - Hardcover

Anna Basener (Speaker), Evelyn Neuss (Illustrator)

Lagerfeld your life

His Best Fashion and Lifestyle Tips

The perfect gift for Lagerfeld aficionados and fashion fans‘A woman without style has no style even in a dress with style.’ ‘Nothing makes you older than trying to look young.’ ‘We only learn from our mistakes. Success never helped anybody.’ Karl Lagerfeld is a creative fashion designer, a style icon – and renowned for his salty remarks. Touching on everything from fashion to personal attitudes to career success, Anna Basener takes Lagerfeld’s best quotes and uses them as the basis for her enlightening...

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Der Duft der weiten Welt
 - Fenja Lüders - PB
Der Duft der weiten Welt
 - Fenja Lüders - PB
Nr. 1

Fenja Lüders (Author)

THE SCENT OF THE WIDE WORLD

Europe‘s gate to the world, the alluring smell of coffee and a merchant’s daughter with big plans This is the first part of the SPEICHERSTADT SAGA (the Speicherstadt is the warehouse district in Hamburg) set between 1910 and 1950. The story is based around the Deharde family, the owners of an old-established coffee import company in Hamburg. Hamburg, 1912: Karl Deharde is the owner of the old-established coffee import company ‘Kopmann & Deharde’ based in the warehouse district of Hamburg. Following...

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