Books by Andreas Steinhöfel

IF MY MOON WAS YOUR SUN by Andreas Steinhöfel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2017

"A quiet story and pleasant music combine for a calming, peaceful, and even uplifting performance. (Fiction. 8-12)"
In this import from Germany, a 9-year-old boy named Max sneaks his grandfather, who has dementia—the Great Forgetting—and another older woman, Miss Schneider, out of their nursing home. Read full book review >
AN ELK DROPPED IN by Andreas Steinhöfel
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

"A holiday offering most suited for an adult audience. (Fiction. 7-10, adult)"
When Mr. Moose, Santa's sled tester, crashes through the roof of the Webster home shortly before Christmas, it guarantees an unusual holiday season. Mr. Moose has a broken ankle and is going to stay with Billy, his sister Kiki and their mother until it has mended. Read full book review >
CENTER OF THE WORLD by Andreas Steinhöfel
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 10, 2005

"And, given the meandering quality of storytelling—especially when the more titillating parts are cut short and replaced with flashbacks from Phil's troubled history—only the most determined teen reader will make it to the end, but not necessarily without reward. (Fiction. YA)"
In this hazy, fairytale-like, tome-sized import from Germany, 17-year-old Phil shares a secluded, run-down castle with his outcast mom and estranged twin sister. Read full book review >