Author(s): Jennifer Teege, Nikola Sellmair
Now in paperback: The New York Times bestselling memoir hailed as unforgettable (Publishers Weekly) and a surprising memoir of cultural trauma and private id (Booklist). At age 38, Jennifer Teege took place to pluck a library ebook from the shelfand found out a frightening reality: Her grandfather was once Amon Goeth, the vicious Nazi commandant depicted in Schindlers List. Reviled because the butcher of Paszw, Goeth was once achieved in 1946. The extra Teege discovered about him, the extra sure she changed into: If her grandfather had met hera black womanhe would have killed her. Teeges discovery sends her right into a serious depressionand fills her with questions: Why did her delivery mom withhold this chilling secret? How may just her grandmother have liked a mass assassin? Can evil be inherited? Teeges tale is cowritten via Nikola Sellmair, who additionally provides ancient context and perception from Teeges friends and family, in an interwoven narrative. Ultimately, Teeges seek for the reality leads her, step-by-step, to the potential of her personal liberation.