Westermann reads: “One does not forget how to swim”: Christian Huber’s sensitive novel about a summer’s day when everything seems possible


    Presenter, journalist and author Christine Westermann presents her favorite book here every two weeks. In “You don’t forget how to swim” Christian Huber takes us back to a scorching hot summer in 1999. Christine Westermann

    Why did a novel with this auspicious title sit unread on my shelf for more than two months? A book like this needs blue sky, sun, warmth, March is the wrong time of year, I thought, and waited. But now “You don’t forget how to swim” is already on the bestseller lists. Firstly, it is right there – and secondly, it is never too late to recommend a book that is so special.