• All
  • Book search
  • Author search
  • Genre
  • View More
Gesammelte Geschichten
Im Warenkorb

The Snail Watcher

Published by Diogenes as Gesammelte Geschichten
Original Title: Eleven Stories

From the eerily outlandish (a man suffocated by countless snails) to the irrational and brutal (a child's revenge on his mother for cooking his pet turtle), ›The Snail Watcher‹ presents a gallery of bizarre characters, each driven by strange, unspoken urges.

General Fiction, Crime fiction
256 pages


World rights are handled by Diogenes

»No other writer after 1945 has ever analysed neuroses, fears and tiny hopes as cruelly and precisely as Highsmith does in these stories written between 1941 and 1966.«

Die Zeit, Hamburg