Praise for Hansjörg Schertenleib's A Happy Man
"It's a book designed to make you want to go back and read the whole thing over again, and it's hypnotic enough that you'll enjoy reinvestigating it at your leisure." —The Stranger (Seattle)
About the Author
was born in 1957 in Zürich, Switzerland. He was trained as a typesetter and a graphic designer and educated at the School of Arts in Zürich. He has written for numerous, leading German-language periodicals like Der Stern
and Die Zeit
, and is the author of seven novels, two collections of his poetry, and two story collections, as well as three young adult novels. After living in Vienna and London, he moved to Ireland in 1996 and acquired Irish citizenship.