I am pleased to say that the book has been attracting attention around the world. As well as the testimonial from an enthusiast in San Francisco, USA and a letter selected for publication in the FT in London, the Walliser Bote asked for an interview which they published on 29th July. Click here or on the image to read the full text in English.
“Just now I finished your novel. Congratulations on your achievement! Your devotion and research shine through. A majestic volume on my Rilke shelves.”Bruce Mueller, San Francisco
I’m also pleased to say that the antidote to the indolence referred to in the letter is working on the related book mentioned in the article, Road Trip with Rilke.