Books by Peter Filkins

THE WALL by H.G. Adler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 2, 2014

"An eloquent record of suffering—and perhaps of redemption as well."
Pensive portrait of a man struggling to find a place in the world after enduring transformative calamity. Read full book review >
THE JOURNEY by H.G. Adler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 11, 2008

"Oblique, extraordinarily ambitious attempt to articulate the unspeakable."
Published in Germany in 1962, this difficult, neglected Holocaust novel is the first work by Adler (1910-88) to be translated into English. Read full book review >
THE BOOK OF FRANZA and REQUIEM FOR FANNY GOLDMAN by Ingeborg Bachmann
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 1999

"Richly suggestive if somewhat inchoate work from a gifted, and underrated, writer."
The Book Of Franza and Requiem For Fanny Goldman ($26.95; Oct; 256 pp.; 0-8101-1204-3). Read full book review >