Book Blog: Literary Tastings © Goethe-Institut Glasgow/Katie Ailes Each month we’ll pick a book that has made waves in the UK recently and we’ll pair it up with an equally wonderful German book with a similar feel. Tell me more Current Editions Cover © Serpent's Tail June 2018Judith Hermann: Silence Speaks Volumes If you like Tove Jansson's short stories, you might also enjoy Judith Hermann's Letti Park. Cover © Portobello books July 2018Jenny Erpenbeck’s The End of Days: A whole World of Reasons If you like Kate Atkinson’s novel Life After Life, you might also enjoy Jenny Erpenbeck's The End of Days. Cover © Arc Publications August 2018Jan Wagner: Telling it slant Fans of Don Paterson's 40 Sonnets might want to check out Jan Wagner's poetry. Cover © Chicken House Press September 2018The Thief Lord: on the trail of winged lions Drawn in by Eva Ibbotson’s Journey to the River Sea? Check out Cornelia Funke’s The Thief Lord for more journeys to remarkable places.