Wolfgang Herrndorf - Author Picture

Wolfgang Herrndorf - Author

Wolfgang Herrndorf (1965-2013) was born in Hamburg, Germany and studied painting before turning to writing later in his career. He wrote several award-winning novels for adults, and Why we Took the Car is his first book to be published in the UK.

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Reader ReviewedWhy We Took the Car
Wolfgang Herrndorf
Winner of the German Teen Literature Prize, this is a hugely entertaining hair-raising and tender story of two boys on the road trip of a lifetime. Mike tells the story of the summer that changes his life. With a reputation...
Lovereading Price: £6.39 - Saving £1.60 (20%) Featured in: 13+ readers | YA readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/02/2014
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