PRAISE FOR BERND BRUNNER
"Written in such a strange and dreamy voice that it felt to me like an Italo Calvino
short story, curiously translated from some lost, obscure language."
ELIZABETH GILBERT ("Eat, Pray, Love") on "The Wild Dogs of Istanbul" in "Best American Travel Writing 2013"
"A little gem"
THE NEW YORK TIMES on "Bears"
"An elegant cultural history"
THE NEW YORKER on "Moon"
"Brunner is a deft guide"
TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT on "Inventing the Christmas tree"
"Brunner's prose can take on a distinctly Sebaldian,
THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH on "Bears"
"A terrific book"
FRANKFURTER ALLGEMEINE ZEITUNG on "The Ocean at Home"
"Superb books ... A repository for dreams, visions,
"You first realize you'd missed certain books all along when you hold them in your hand."
NEUE ZÜRCHER ZEITUNG on the German edition of "The Art of Lying Down - A Guide of Horizontal Living"