Casper’s Global Formula

Novel

Original Title: Caspers Weltformel

Hardcover with jacket, 320 pages, 12.5 x 20.0 cm, 4.9 x 7.9 in.
ISBN: 978-3-424-35103-3
€ 18.00 [D] | € 18.50 [A] | CHF 25.90 * (* rec. retail price) recommended retail price

Publishing House: Diederichs

Date of publication: April 26, 2021
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An unconventional endeavour to understand life and the world

"I have a formula. I haven't tested it yet, but it should work. In short, I will always do the opposite of what I would normally do. Do you understand what I mean?"

Casper is a PhD student in Berlin. He has developed a formula for social interaction. With its help, he can foresee everything that will happen to him. His life becomes predictable and all the joy goes out of it – until he seizes the first opportunity to make a break for it: a series of coincidences takes him to Budapest, where he meets Ilona. With her, Caspar's efforts to anticipate events and people come to nothing. She's a day-dreamer and superficial, and thus his exact opposite. But it's the differences between them that end up helping both to see life in a new way.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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