An Extraordinary Daughter
Torn between duty, dream and love
by Martina Frey, (trans. Heike Rodenkirch)
Pub Date 05 Dec 2016
It is the year 1848, the year of the revolution in Southern Germany. Eugenia, the well-protected daughter of a physician, falls in love with Matthias, the son of a peasant. But society does not accept their love.To save his family from starvation, Matthias starts to poach - which ends in disaster. Soon the revolution starts and Eugenia's life is thrown upside down. Can she still find her way to happiness?