Andrea Maria Schenkel (translated by Anthea Bell)
Books by Andrea Maria Schenkel (translated by Anthea Bell)
Afra has returned to the poverty-stricken Bavarian home she left as a 14-year-old. Her pregnancy places intolerable strains on her staunchly Catholic family. When she and her son are murdered, her father is convicted, but 18 years later the case is reopened.
Reviewed on 12 December 2015 by John Cleal