The sequel to Grass's controversial and successful book Peeling the Onion.
In Local Anaesthetic, Grass has created a satirical portrait of social confusions that adds to his customary exuberance a new mastery of subtle control.
The final work of Nobel Prize-winning writer Günter Grass – a witty and elegiac series of meditations on writing, growing old, and the world.
A fascinating account of one of the defining moments of modern European history by Europe's greatest living writer.
The memoir of Germany's most celebrated contemporary writer.
Nobel Prize-winning author Günter Grass takes as his theme the relationships between food, women and war as he re-imagines the fairy tale of The Fisherman and His Wife.
A powerful story set in war-torn Danzig about a teenager’s rise from clown to hero by Nobel Prize-winner Gunter Grass.
'Actual factual elements are fused with imagined, created things, curt yet marvellously explosive observations: the result is a difficult, dynamic book, like no other... certainly an event in the reader's life and possibly in literature's history' - Sunday Times
The final part of the magisterial Danzig Trilogy by Nobel Prize-winning Günter Grass.
'This book is a genuine tour de force' - New York Times Book Review
A new translation of the landmark novel with a new foreword by the author