Works

Works

Heinrich Böll won the 1972 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his writing which through its combination of a broad perspective on his time and a sensitive skill in characterization has contributed to a renewal of German literature." His work has been translated into more than 30 languages, and he remains one of Germany's most widely read authors. His best-known works are:

His other works in English include:
  • Adam Where Art Thou
  • The Train Was on Time
  • Traveller, If You Come to Spa ...
  • Acquainted with the Night : a Novel
  • The Unguarded House
  • Absent without Leave : Two Novellas
  • 18 Stories
  • Absent without Leave and Other Stories
  • End of a Mission
  • Irish Journal
  • Adam and The Train : Two Novels
  • Children Are Civilians, Too
  • Missing Persons and Other Essays
  • And Never Said a Word
  • The Safety Net
  • What's to Become of the Boy? or, Something to Do with Books
  • A Soldier's Legacy
  • The Casualty
  • Heinrich Boll, on His Death : Selected Obituaries and the Last Interview.
  • Women in a River Landscape : A Novel in Dialogues and Soliloquies
  • The Short Stories of Heinrich Böll
  • The Silent Angel
  • Missing Persons and Other Essays
  • The Mad Dog : Stories

 

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