GLASS PEARLS

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Publication Date: 
October 11, 2022
Format: 
Paperback
Publisher: 
Trim Size: 
7.7in. x 5in. x 0.9in.
ISBN: 
9780571371044
About This Item: 
This sinister tale of an ex-Nazi surgeon hiding in plain sight in 1960s London by the celebrated filmmaker is a forgotten feat of Hitchcockian noir. Nothing is more inviting to disclose your secrets than to be told by others of their own ... London, June 1965. Karl Braun arrives as a lodger in Pimlico: hatless, with a bow-tie, greying hair, slight in build. His new neighbours are intrigued by this cultured German gentleman who works as a piano tuner, many are fellow émigrés, who assume that he, like them, came to England to flee Hitler. That summer, Braun courts a woman, attends classical concerts, buys bacon, dances the twist. But as the newspapers fill with reports of the hunt for Nazi war criminals, his nightmares become increasingly worse ...
Publisher: 
Faber & Faber
$12.95
Binding: 
Paperback

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