"I didn't expect to be so drawn in by this, as I'm mostly a fiction reader now . But I was.  It is wonderful."

American Reader

"You write with affection, but with a clear-eyed avoidance of sentimentality. I felt as if I were sitting in the presence of a fine story-teller, being given a privileged glimpse into a world quite apart from mine."

Reader from New Zealand

"Your outsider eye lets you zoom in on precisely what it is that makes Germans DIFFERENT, which allows you to paint a charming and entertaining picture of the culture that's meaningful to ANYONE who knows at least a little (or is curious) about Germany. "

American Reader

"A vivid account of moving country."

British expat reader in South Africa