Fiction Autumn 2022



Heike Koschyk

Happy Days: The Lagerfeld Legacy

The Lagerfeld saga (vol. 2)


Date of publication: August 31, 2022
Paperback | 496 pages
Hamburg, 1925. Otto Lagerfeld is at the Ohlsdorf cemetery, visiting the grave of his beloved wife Theresia. He is beset with grief and uncertainty about his family’s future. Will his brother Paul...

Marie Lacrosse

KaDeWe: The House of Dreams

The KaDeWe Saga (vol. 1)


Date of publication: October 13, 2022
Paperback | 720 pages
At the start of the twentieth century, Berlin’s KaDeWe department store is a glamorous citadel of luxury. It’s a world that Judith Bergmann, the daughter of KaDeWe’s in-house lawyer, knows all to...

Petra Mattfeldt

Munich 72


Date of publication: July 25, 2022
Paperback | 320 pages
Munich, 1972. When the "Cheerful Games" begin, there is jubilation everywhere, and the world is smiling. The mood is distinctly celebratory, as peace and merriment fill the Bavarian capital. Ange...

Hanne Paulsen

The Scent of Spices: A Dose of Hope

The Scent of Spices saga (Vol. 1)


Date of publication: October 13, 2022
Paperback | 496 pages
Hamburg, 1919. When Greta Rosenthal meets Carl von Löwenstein, it’s love at first sight. She’s charmed by his big heart and his passion for the spice trade, his family’s business. But Carl’s moth...

Marie Adams

The House of Midwives: Carola’s Chance

The House of Midwives (vol. 2)


Date of publication: July 18, 2022
Paperback | 400 pages
The maternity home in 21 Cranach Street, Cologne, is no longer a well-kept secret, but famous all over the city. Its three founders – the midwives Carola, Susanne and Ella – are best friends and ...

Julia Kröhn

My Thoughts Are Free: A Different Kind of Love

The Booksellers of Frankfurt (vol. 1)


Date of publication: September 21, 2022
Paperback | 448 pages
Frankfurt, 1945. Ella Reichenbach has survived the nightly air raids, but her parents’ bookshop lies in ruins: the shelves are scorched, the windowpanes are shattered, and the books are gone. The...

Svea Lenz

The Flight Attendants: Freedom is in the Air

The Flight Attendants (vol. 1)


Date of publication: September 21, 2022
Paperback | 480 pages
Hamburg, 1954. In post-war Germany, Margot Frei dreams of travelling the world and escaping the confines of her middle-class family. One day, she spots an advert from the new Lufthansa airline. T...

Maria Nikolai

Daughters of Happiness

The Lake Constance saga (vol. 2)

Date of publication: October 13, 2022
Paperback | 608 pages
Württemberg, 1918. For young Lilly, today marks the start of her new life. She has left her parents’ inn on Lake Constance full of confidence in the future, to start married life with Arno, the h...

Ines Thorn

Monsieur Jammet and the Dream of a Grand Hotel


Date of publication: September 28, 2022
Hardcover | 400 pages
Hippolyte Jammet is smart and passionate, and living his dream life running the Bristol, one of the top luxury hotels in Paris. Even the shadow cast by two world wars has done nothing to make him...

Amelie Fried

A Dream Woman with Spare Parts


Date of publication: August 31, 2022
Paperback | 416 pages
Cora Schiller hates the idea of turning sixty. She would love to ignore her upcoming birthday. But suddenly everyone wants to know what she has on her bucket list: found a start-up? Climb Mount K...

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