In the dark (Kelderkind)

In the dark (Kelderkind)

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Germany, 19th century. Manfred has a harelip. Every day he experiences how the world rejects ugly people. On Whit- Monday 1828 there is a boy on the square in Neurenberg. The 16 year old foundling can only write his name: Kaspar Hauser. Was he locked in a cellar all those years? And what does he have to do with Manfred?


A thrilling novel based on historical facts, about the famous 'wolf child' of Neurenberg.


Themes: Kaspar Hauser, imprisonment, harelip, German history


Rights sold: Danish, German

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Awarded Woutertje Pieterse-Award
Language Rights sold Danish, German
Reprint 2nd printrun
Variety fiction
Genre history, thriller
Themes Kaspar Hauser, imprisonment, harelip, German history
Age 15-99 jaar
Number of pages 512 pages
Format 21,5 x 15 cm
Design softcover
Published since 01/04/2012
NUR code 285, 301
Author Kristien Dieltiens
ISBN Number 9789058388223