Rediscovering the Cult Author Hermann Hesse

By Magazin-Deutschland.de on Email

Hermann Hesse is one of the most widely read German-language authors; his books are world literature classics and he is one of the most famous 20th century writers. His great literary success is based on such works as Siddharta, Steppenwolf, The Glass Bead Game or the novel about a schoolboy …

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German Translation of Popular Children’s Book “The Purples are Coming!” Comes to the iPad

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The Purples are Coming! is a popular Catholic faith-based children’s book that hit the market in 2009, and one of our contributors, and also published author, Amelia Cotter has just finished work on the German translation which the publisher hopes will reach a brand new audience.  If you’re bringing up …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Book Review: A Serendipitous Life

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

“I am sitting in an easy chair in the library, listening to radio from the Metropolitan Opera, and reading The New York Times.”  This is not something you would expect to read in a letter being sent home by a German POW in America, but it is the experience that Karl …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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The History of The Brothers Grimm

By Francine McKenna on Email

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales, so said Albert Einstein. Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm were The Brothers Grimm, story tellers and publishers of European folk and fairy tales which were anything but sweet and gentle bedtime …

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Book Review: auf Wiedersehen

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

auf Wiedersehen – World War II Through the Eyes of a German Girl Book by Christa Holder Ocker ///   Christa, an outgoing 7 year old, tells the story of her family’s evacuation during the collapse of the Third Reich towards the end of WWII and their eventual immigration to New …

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Berlinica Starts A Kickstarter Campaign For Their Latest Book “Mark Twain in Berlin”

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Berlinica has opened up a Kickstarter fundraising campaign for their latest book about Mark Twain’s 1891-92 journey through Berlin.  According to Berlinica, the book will feature “never-before published stories by Twain himself and an account of his adventures in Berlin — getting into trouble with the police, paying too much …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Win a Free eBook From Berlinica

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Berlinica is now selling their books as ebooks on the Amazon Kindle  Bookstore and the Barnes&Noble Nook store, and to celebrate they are raffling of 10 free ebooks.  If you love reading about Berlin, this is a chance to win a copy of some great material for your Kindle, Nook, or iPad, …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Theologian Calls Pippi Longstocking Books Racist

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

I’m not sure what surprises me more… that Pippi Longstocking is being brought up or that there is new controversy on the books being deemed racist?  That’s what the German theologian, Dr. Eske Wollrad, from the Federal Association of Evangelical Women in Germany is stirring up in the German media. The …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Cosmic Catastrophes

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

World sunsets, cosmic disasters, asteroid strikes, the Earth’s magnetic field collapses, solar storms destroy power grids … What dangers threaten us from outer space? How likely are asteroids or Kometeneinstürze? Can you predict this?  Are massive solar flares predicted, paralyzing our high-tech world? What threatens your neighborhood, a supernova explosion? …

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“Stretch” Book Reading and Signing Coming to Chicago

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Gunter Nitsch, author of the book “Weeds Like Us”, will be in Chicago on November 4th at 7:30pm to read from his follow-up memoir, “STRETCH: Coming of Age in Post-War Germany” and sign copies of his books.  “STRETCH” picks up in 1950’s Cologne, with a paternal reunion and a reintroduction to …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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