Georg Klein is a German writer who was born in 1953. He is the author of five novels, several collections of short stories and a detective story. His work has been awarded many prizes, including the Brothers Grimm Prize and the Bachmann Prize. In 2010 he won the Leipzig Book Fair Prize for Roman unserer Kindheit (‘Novel of Our Childhood’). Georg Klein is a member of the PEN Centre Germany.
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