A Meal in Winter by Hubert Mingarelli

A Meal in Winter

Hubert Mingarelli

How could three ordinary middle-aged reservist soldiers become complicit in the Polish Holocaust? This amazing novella gives some all too believable answers. A short read that will linger long in my mind.

Extract

... for tomorrow we would undoubtedly avoid the shootings again, if there were any. Bringing one back meant we would have the right to go out searching again. Nobody would be giving us evil looks. Even Graf ...

Parallels
  • Gotz and Meyer by David Albahari
  • The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
  • The Final Solution by Michael Chabon

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