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Floating In My Mother's Palm (1990) [Novel]
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Series: Burgdorf

Summary :

A moving account of Hanna Malter, a young girl growing up in a small town in Germany in the 1950s, a time when Adolf Hitler isn't mentioned in history classes—or by anyone in town.

Original title: Floating In My Mother's Palm
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction
FictionHistoricalEuropeanGermany, Austria, Switzerland

Edition #1: Floating In My Mother's Palm

Floating In My Mother's Palm (1990)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "Stunning…it can break your heart….[Hegi] has created an absolutely correct postwar Germany with all its forbidden questions and mysterious behavior, all its squalor, loss and longing." Los Angeles Times
  • "Brilliant, mesmerizing reading [by] a talented and insightful author." Chicago Tribune
  • "Beautiful, tender, vividly and memorably painted." Seattle Times/Seattle Post-Intelligencer
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Floating In My Mother's Palm (July 3, 1998)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: 0684854759
Dimensions: 5.2 x 7.9 x 0.6
Pages: 187

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