By Richard Alther
Blond, blue-eyed Franz, a Hitler early life, in fleeing his Nazi domestic as bombs break Munich, saves a grimy, speechless boy thrown from a educate. initially squatting in an opera apartment cellar, they quickly make a formal domestic for themselves.
Despite Franz pursuing the yankee dream whereas J ventures from an Israeli kibbutz to big apple urban as a Hebrew storyteller and puppeteer, they forge a outstanding brotherhood. either defying and asserting their earlier, their tale is additionally of bonds damaged, the worst type of betrayal, tragedy, forgiveness, and redemption.
Fueled through his ongoing seek into the roots of Nazism, writer Richard Alther studied German and Jewish heritage, folklore, and languages. This, his moment novel, methods the aftermath and legacy of the Holocaust from a gentile in addition to a Jewish perspective.
SIEGFRIED FOLLIES takes the identify of the wounded hero of historic German lore.
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SIEGFRIED FOLLIES A Novel by Richard Alther