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Peter Stamm

Biography

Peter Stamm

Peter Stamm was born in 1963, in Weinfelden, Switzerland. He is the author of the novels SEVEN YEARS, ON A DAY LIKE THIS, and UNFORMED LANDSCAPE, and the short story collections WE'RE FLYING and IN STRANGE GARDENS AND OTHER STORIES. His prize-winning books have been translated into more than 30 languages. In 2013 he was short-listed for the Man Booker International Prize. He lives outside of Zurich.

Peter Stamm

Books by Peter Stamm

by Peter Stamm - Family & Relationships, Family & Relationships/Marriage, Fiction, Love , Romance, Women's Fiction

Married and working a dream job in television as a presenter and cultural correspondent after years of drama school, Gillian has her life entirely under control, until the night a car crash irrevocably shatters her world. Her husband is killed and her once beautiful face is disfigured. Forced to confront an existence without the face she's known for, she must put her life back together and somehow turn her tragedy into a story of new beginnings.