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The story is a parable, dealing with the difficulties post-war German generations have had comprehending the Holocaust; Ruth Franklin writes that it was aimed specifically at the generation Bertolt Brecht called the Nachgeborenen, those who came after.
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The story is told in three parts by the main character, Michael Berg. Each part takes place in a different time period in the past.
Arresting, philosophically elegant, morally complex. The best novel I read this year. an unforgettable short tale about love, horror and mercy. Neil Ascherson, Independent on Sunday Books of the Year. a novel that sucks you in with its power, so that once you start to read, you cannot put it down.
We created summaries on every single chapter, wrote characterizations, built presentations, and collected information on the Holocaust topic during the weeks of our project work. The page should give you an overview of the whole plot and the story, The Reader, with Hanna and Michael Berg. You can easily use it to get in touch with the book, repeat different things during reading, or prepare for an exam.
Hailed for its coiled eroticism and the moral claims it makes upon the reader, this mesmerizing novel is a story of love and secrets, horror and compassion, unfolding against the haunted landscape of postwar Germany. When he falls ill on his way home from school, fifteen-year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age.
The Reader" is the story of 15-year-old Michael Berg who has an affair with Hanna, a woman more than twice his age. This part of the story is set in West Germany in 1958. One day she disappears, and he expects to never see her again. He was able to write a page-turner that is also full of introspection.
He is best known for his novel The Reader which was first published in 1995 and became an international bestseller. His mother, Irmgard, had been a theology student of his father, whom she married in 1938.