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

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    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.