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Daniela Krien's Love in Case of Emergency: Spiegel bestseller #5

Daniela Krien's Love in Case of Emergency entered the Spiegel bestseller list at #15 on publication and has since climbed to #5. Also the press is raving:

»Krien expertly connects fortunes that only seem simple at first glance to create an altogether particularly good book.«
Melke Schnitzler / Brigitte, Hamburg

»Whoever wants to know something about the life of today’s women, will learn it from Daniela Krien’s novel.«
Karin Grossmann / Sächsische Zeitung, Dresden

»Maybe that is the artistry, the literary concept of Daniela Krien, the familiar truthfulness of her characters, their touching intimacy.«
Silke Müller / Stern, Hamburg

»She is a good listener, […] Maybe this is why her novel Love in Case of Emergency is so entertaining.«
Christian Mayer / Süddeutsche Zeitung, Munich

»Daniela Krien has found a streetwise tone of voice that works with a simple syntax and uses this element of style effectively.«
Rainer Moritz (head of the Hamburg House of Literature) / MDR Kultur, Halle

»Daniela Krien is an impressive storyteller for the case of emergency called love, which silences many of us.«
Harald Butz / Hamburger Morgenpost

»Wittily told episodes that bring all five female figures home to the reader.«
Neue Presse, Hannover

»With psychological refinement Daniela Krien recounts the chaos of feelings and the short half-life of modern ways of living.«
Vogue, Munich

Rights sold:
Danish (Arvids)
Dutch (Ambo|Anthos)

An English sample translation will be available by 17 April.


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