When renowned film director Péter Gárdos wrote the story, he intended it as a film script, but eventually he made it into a novel. “Fever at Dawn,” the love story of two Holocaust survivors―the author’s parents―has ever since sold in more than 20 territories.
Mehr Meer is a sort of mental
map of Europe in the middle of the twentieth century, as seen by one
person: Ilma Rakusa, the child of an Eastern European family wandering
from country to country. And as such, it is highly subjective.
"I think German readers are sensitive to our difficulties, our problems, our pessimism; to our complex way of seeing things." – Ferenc Barnás talks us about his books published in German and English, and being one of the guests of Frankfurt Book Fair 2016.