Crazy: Roman

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Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 1999 - Bildungsromans - 174 pages
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”Hallo Leute. Ich heisse Benjamin Lebert, bin sechzehn Jahre alt, und ich bin ein Krüppel. Nur damit ihr es wisst. Ich dachte, es wäre von beiderseitigem Interesse.“ Mit diesen Worten stellt sich Benjamin Lebert an seinem ersten Schultag seinen neuen Mitschülern vor. Es ist sein fünfter Schulwechsel. Diesmal soll er endlich die 8. Klasse bestehen. Gemeinsam mit seinen Freunden übersteht Benjamin die Zeit im Internat. Bei allen Unternehmungen beschäftigt sie die Frage, worum es in dieser ganzen Veranstaltung namens Leben eigentlich geht.

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User Review  - Immortalpigeons - Goodreads

Contrary to many reviews this was one of the best books I have read in a long time. The writing style was genius and the characters interesting and touching. This story wont leave me for a long time and I would highly recommend it. Read full review

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User Review  - María Sánchez - Goodreads

I understood the feelings of the narrator perfectly and it helped me a lot when I went away from home to study. It was a book worth reading. Thank you very much! Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Benjamin Lebert was born on January 9, 1982 in Freiberg, Germany. Despite being paralyzed on his left side, Lebert published the novel Crazy when he was 16. The book shows the lives of normal boys, pointing out that everyone has problems they have to deal with. Lebert writes for Now, a South German magazine.

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