Der Gänsegeneral (The Goose and General): a story / by Marjaleena Lembcke; illustrated by Heike Ellermann. - 1st printing - Rostock: Hinstorff, 2008 -  p.: Extensively illustrated.
The successful general enjoys power and influence, and gains even more when he is promoted to commander. Now he can talk with the other generals about what they would do in case of war, and he is enjoying life. But when the newspapers suddenly start printing headlines about the 'mad general' his glorious lifestyle comes to an abrupt end.
Recommended for ages 7 and over.