Reading German Books in 2020

Inspired by the long running Read Scotland group, Melanie and Britta have decided to challenge themselves to read more books in their native German language and invite you along for the ride. Naturally, not everyone speaks German, so reading German books in translation will count just as much.

Each quarter, we will be hosting a group read and for the purpose of this, we will of course choose a book that has been translated into English.

As you can see, we have created different levels. To partic
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Verzeichnis einiger Verluste
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Start date
February 13, 2020
Why we're reading this
Heard a lot of good things about it and have never read anything by this author before.
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+ Group Reads
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last updated Nov 11, 2020 12:53AM
* Q3 2020: Julia Franck - The Blindness of The Heart
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last updated Oct 09, 2020 09:13AM
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last updated Aug 16, 2020 10:03AM
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last updated 8 hours, 43 min ago
2021 New Releases in English Translation
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last updated Jan 15, 2021 02:30AM
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last updated Dec 29, 2020 03:50PM
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Book recommendations
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last updated May 23, 2020 08:43AM
German Classics
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* Challenge Details
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Cheryl's 2021 German Literature Challenge
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Christiane's 2021 challenge
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last updated Jan 03, 2021 12:10PM
Alwynne's List
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last updated Dec 04, 2020 07:33PM
Audrey's challenge:
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Sanne's list
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last updated Oct 25, 2020 09:33AM
Leyla's challenge
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last updated Sep 20, 2020 09:25PM
Renate's List
By Renate · 6 posts · 24 views
last updated Jul 24, 2020 09:20PM
Jenn’s Challenge
By Jennifer · 4 posts · 72 views
last updated Jul 23, 2020 04:31AM
Sukanya's Level 1 Challenge
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last updated Jul 20, 2020 11:10AM
Ros's List
By Rosamund · 5 posts · 38 views
last updated Jul 03, 2020 12:01AM
Kristin's German book challenge
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last updated Jun 29, 2020 07:49PM
Julissa's Challenge
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last updated Jun 16, 2020 02:01PM
Daniela's challenge
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last updated Jun 06, 2020 07:02AM
Barb's 2020 reading German books challenge
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last updated May 28, 2020 12:40AM
Kirsten's list
By Kirsten · 11 posts · 65 views
last updated May 22, 2020 03:52PM
Samy's 2020 German challenge
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last updated May 08, 2020 07:16PM
Penny’s challenge
By Penelope · 10 posts · 51 views
last updated May 08, 2020 03:28PM
Jo's Challenge
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last updated Mar 28, 2020 09:20AM
Natalie's reading
By Natalie · 7 posts · 56 views
last updated Mar 28, 2020 09:11AM
elisabeth’s german challenge goal!
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last updated Mar 27, 2020 06:11AM
Lana's challenge
By Lana · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Mar 01, 2020 09:17AM
Sherri's Challenge
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last updated Feb 27, 2020 01:02AM
Louise's challenge
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last updated Feb 16, 2020 09:32PM
Frank's Challenge
By Frank · 1 post · 20 views
last updated Feb 16, 2020 08:03AM
Newbie
By Amy · 2 posts · 23 views
last updated Jan 24, 2020 01:12PM
A devoted reader aka Sarah's list
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last updated Jan 12, 2020 10:58AM
Marian's reading
By Marian · 4 posts · 29 views
last updated Jan 06, 2020 10:30AM
Theaelizabet's reading
By Teresa · 3 posts · 31 views
last updated Jan 03, 2020 06:33AM
Level 1 Book 1
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last updated Jan 02, 2020 07:48AM
Abi's Challenge
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Stephanie’s List
By Stephanie · 5 posts · 48 views
last updated Dec 30, 2019 07:48PM
Arlene's Challenge List
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last updated Dec 30, 2019 03:18PM
Marc's Level 1 challenge
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last updated Dec 30, 2019 06:20AM
* Challenge Details
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Erin's 2021 Challenge
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Jules' challenge
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Penny’s challenge
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last updated Nov 11, 2020 06:46PM
Kirsten's Moving Up to Seewinkel
By Kirsten · 8 posts · 27 views
last updated Oct 29, 2020 06:32PM
Samy's 2020 Updated German challenge
By Samy · 7 posts · 29 views
last updated Oct 01, 2020 12:59PM
Sukanya moving up to Level 2
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last updated Aug 12, 2020 05:17PM
Mary's challenge
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last updated Jun 11, 2020 04:17AM
Abhilash's Challenge
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last updated May 29, 2020 01:40AM
Jenni’s List
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last updated May 09, 2020 08:57PM
Wiebke's Challenge
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last updated Apr 13, 2020 03:30AM
Christiane's challenge
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last updated Mar 16, 2020 02:37AM
Dyllan's challenge
By Dyllan · 1 post · 15 views
last updated Feb 08, 2020 12:52PM
Uschi’s List
By Quilterin · 11 posts · 45 views
last updated Feb 05, 2020 01:58AM
Donna's list
By Donna · 4 posts · 35 views
last updated Jan 27, 2020 01:43PM
Gareth's Challenge
By Gareth · 2 posts · 23 views
last updated Jan 14, 2020 03:57AM
Tea's Challenge
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last updated Jan 08, 2020 01:34AM
Elisabeth’s list
By Elisabeth · 1 post · 28 views
last updated Dec 31, 2019 03:55PM
Agnese's List
By Agnese · 3 posts · 34 views
last updated Dec 30, 2019 10:49PM
* Challenge Details
By Melanie · 5 posts · 76 views
last updated Dec 06, 2020 02:56PM
Mirko's 2021 Challenge
By Mirko · 5 posts · 13 views
last updated Jan 17, 2021 12:37PM
Claire's 2021 Zugspitze Challenge
By Claire · 5 posts · 12 views
last updated Jan 15, 2021 12:51AM
Mirko's Challenge
By Mirko · 35 posts · 69 views
last updated Dec 30, 2020 01:00PM
Majdouline 's challenge
By Majdouline · 18 posts · 42 views
last updated Dec 21, 2020 09:35AM
Samy's 2020 Updated (again) German challenge
By Samy · 5 posts · 22 views
last updated Dec 08, 2020 05:48PM
Lulu‘s challenge
By Lulufrances · 19 posts · 42 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 12:59AM
Johannas Challange
By Johanna · 20 posts · 49 views
last updated Nov 19, 2020 08:50AM
Marc's Level 3 challenge
By Marc · 1 post · 8 views
last updated Nov 14, 2020 03:11PM
Barbie's challenge
By Barbie · 5 posts · 35 views
last updated Nov 08, 2020 02:42PM
Christiane's challenge
By Christiane · 1 post · 14 views
last updated Sep 29, 2020 11:31AM
Sukanya climbing on to Level 3
By Sukanya · 10 posts · 19 views
last updated Sep 27, 2020 04:35PM
Andrea´s challenge
By Glendalough · 17 posts · 57 views
last updated Aug 16, 2020 10:24AM
Jenni’s Challenge
By deleted member · 1 post · 13 views
last updated Jul 24, 2020 12:48AM
Isa's tracking tour to Zugspitze ...
By Isa · 9 posts · 45 views
last updated Jul 05, 2020 07:08AM
Nana's List
By Nana · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Apr 25, 2020 02:55AM
Sirena’s Challenge
By Sirena · 8 posts · 44 views
last updated Feb 10, 2020 08:30AM
Karen O's 2020 list
By Karen · 2 posts · 21 views
last updated Jan 28, 2020 01:26AM
Regina’s German Dozen
By Regina · 8 posts · 51 views
last updated Jan 19, 2020 08:07AM
Barbara's list
By Barbara · 8 posts · 36 views
last updated Jan 19, 2020 01:37AM
Maria's sweaty challenge on the Zugspitze
By Memia · 3 posts · 22 views
last updated Jan 16, 2020 11:39AM
Veer's German Reads
By Aryan · 3 posts · 36 views
last updated Jan 09, 2020 02:55AM
Linda has one down!
By Storm · 3 posts · 33 views
last updated Jan 06, 2020 01:12AM
* Challenge Details
By Melanie · 1 post · 59 views
last updated Dec 22, 2019 11:59AM
Johanna's 2021 way to Level 4
By Johanna · 2 posts · 11 views
last updated 19 hours, 11 min ago
Penny’s 2021 Challenge
By Penelope · 11 posts · 16 views
last updated Jan 11, 2021 12:04PM
Britta's 2021 Challenge
By Britta · 3 posts · 20 views
last updated Jan 04, 2021 10:49AM
Babette's trip on the Großglockner
By Babette · 31 posts · 52 views
last updated Dec 20, 2020 11:54AM
Britta's challenge
By Britta · 30 posts · 124 views
last updated Dec 03, 2020 09:57AM
Sukanya's climb to Level 4
By Sukanya · 6 posts · 12 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 01:58PM
Arenda's Challenge
By Arenda · 21 posts · 65 views
last updated Nov 13, 2020 11:01AM
Christiane's challenge
By Christiane · 1 post · 11 views
last updated Oct 21, 2020 01:03AM
Zoe's Challenge - late start
By ZarahZoe · 2 posts · 17 views
last updated Apr 02, 2020 06:26AM
Susanne's challenge
By Susanne · 1 post · 21 views
last updated Jan 17, 2020 11:23AM
* Challenge Details
By Melanie · 1 post · 64 views
last updated Dec 22, 2019 12:02PM
Lizzy’s 2021 Challenge
By Lizzy Siddal … · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated Jan 19, 2021 10:04AM
Andrez's 2021 challenge
By Andrez · 1 post · 7 views
last updated Jan 15, 2021 02:50AM
Finally on the top!
By Sukanya · 7 posts · 18 views
last updated Jan 04, 2021 03:30PM
Toria's 2021 challenge
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last updated Jan 03, 2021 12:39PM
Amelia going Dufour
By Amelia · 44 posts · 73 views
last updated Jan 01, 2021 04:18AM
Christiane's challenge
By Christiane · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Dec 25, 2020 12:30AM
Lizzy’s Challenge
By Lizzy Siddal … · 41 posts · 82 views
last updated Dec 04, 2020 04:27AM
Kuemski's challenge
By Anja · 34 posts · 81 views
last updated Dec 02, 2020 06:16AM
Nicoles Liste
By Nicole · 38 posts · 92 views
last updated Nov 01, 2020 11:25AM
Matthias 2020
By Matthias · 1 post · 19 views
last updated Apr 19, 2020 03:54PM
Toria challenge
By toria (vikz w… · 9 posts · 31 views
last updated Apr 15, 2020 07:07AM
Melanie's Challenge
By Melanie · 13 posts · 80 views
last updated Apr 02, 2020 07:51AM
Yihan's Challenge
By Yihan · 2 posts · 25 views
last updated Jan 06, 2020 01:15AM
My journey to the top of the mountain
By Anja · 5 posts · 40 views
last updated Jan 03, 2020 12:39PM
Ester's Challenge
By E · 3 posts · 40 views
last updated Jan 01, 2020 08:21AM
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