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WOHMANN, Gabriele
Gabriele Wohmann, born in Darmstadt in 1932, studied German literature and music in Frankfurt am Main and lives in Darmstadt. She is a prolific writer and has won many literary awards. In her writings, she deals wtih private and universal issues such as love, family, and childhood. Especially important are Paulinchen war allein zu Haus [1974, Little Paula was Home Alone] and Ausflug mit der Mutter 1976, Excursion with My Mother]. While she takes on, with a gentle touch of sadness and humor, the problem of growing older in her 1993 novel, Bitte nicht sterben , her latest book is a collection of "women's stories," which is also the sub-title/genre identification of Die Schönste im ganzen Land [The Fairest of Them All].

Bitte nicht sterben (Please Don't Die ): Vol. 1, No. 1
Das Pilotenprojekt (The Pilot Project ) from Die Schönste im ganzen Land : Vol. 3, No. 1


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