Readers International


The Defector

Translated from German by David Newton Marinelli

“Maron is excellent…told with an overwhelming regard for the human dimension of her story.” THE SCOTSMAN

Second novel in Maron's ground-breaking trio of works that started from East Germany. Now a Kleist prizewinner, Monika Maron is one of the most controversial voices in the unified Germany and one of the country's best known women writers.

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