Young Light by Ralf Rothmann

Young Light

Seagull World Literature

Ralf Rothmann with Wieland Hoban (Translator)

298 pages first pub 2004 (editions)

fiction emotional medium-paced


In First Light, novelist Ralf Rothmann paints a delicate portrait of a twelve-year-old boy named Julian growing up in a mining community in 1960s Germany. The book covers only a few summer weeks, following Julian's gradual social and sexual awaken...

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