THE PAST IS A FOREIGN COUNTRY by Gianrico Carofiglio

THE PAST IS A FOREIGN COUNTRY from former anti-Mafia prosecutor, Gianrico Carofiglio is primarily a psychological tale. While the novel contains a crime story, the main focus, and perhaps even arguably the main crime, is the complete and utter corruption of one human being by another.

August 14, 2010 В· Judi Clark В· No Comments
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THERAPY by Sebastian Fitzek

In Sebastian Fitzek’s THERAPY, forty-seven year old Dr. Viktor Larenz is “an eminent psychiatrist with a successful clinic in central Berlin” and “is the author of numerous books and was once a regular guest on radio and TV.” He has a wife, Isabell, and an eleven-year old daughter, Josy, whom he adores. Sadly, Larenz experiences a mental breakdown and is admitted to a facility for treatment. What precipitated his emotional collapse?

May 3, 2009 В· Judi Clark В· No Comments
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