Nils Mohl was born in 1971, and lives and works in Hamburg. He was awarded the Oldenburger Children’s and Youth Literature Prize and the German Youth Literature Prize –among others – for This was Once Native American Territory in 2012.
TIME FOR ASTRONAUTS
City dwellers Korts and Domino head off to a tiny holiday village in the south of Europe where they meet Bozorg. All three feel their future fading away right in front of them. Bozorg starts losing his recently won hope for a better life, while Domino experiences an unexpected change. Following on his works This Was Once Native American and Suburbian Warrior, t he f ocus o f t he last volume of Niels Mohl’s trilogy remains on asking what it feels like to be caught between childhood and the end of puberty, and exploring the feelings, desires and convictions of young adults.