Robert Seethaler

Robert Seethaler

Robert Seethaler is an Austrian living in Berlin. He is the bestselling author of four novels, including The Tobacconist, which has sold more than 200,000 copies in Germany, and A Whole Life, which has sold more than 100,000 copies in Germany. He also works as an actor, most recently in Paolo Sorrentino's Youth.

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Stories from the Third Reich

Stories from the Third Reich

Inspired by Robert Seethaler’s The Tobacconist we’ve chosen, in our opinion, the best books ever written about the lives of ordinary people in Nazi Germany and Occupied Europe. 

Essential reads for Autumn 2016

Essential reads for Autumn 2016

Our pick of the best new books coming out this Autumn, because longer, darker nights are the perfect excuse for more cosy evenings in with a good book.