About the book
Schlink explores questions of guilt, deceit, betrayal and memory in this novel which traces the relationship between a German lawyer, Michael, and an older woman, Hanna, who was formerly a guard at a satellite camp attached to Auschwitz.
Reviewed by Biscuits, Books and Banter
Excellent book for promoting discussion. The concept is unusual and slightly disturbing but the writer does an excellent job in making it seem believable. Michael’s relationship with Hannah is very well written as the story and their ages go on.
Star rating: ***