Helene Sommerfeld is the pseudonym of a married couple living in Berlin, both of whom are professional writers. Many of their novels and non-fiction books were bestsellers. The unique energy and vitality of their books is due to their passion for medicine and their deep interest in historical characters and personalities coupled with a yearning to visit far-flung lands.
THE DOCTOR (Vol. III)
The Doctor: Love’s Ways
Berlin, 1915: while physician Ricarda bravely supports the city’s starving women, her private life is marred by deep concerns about her children’s future. Her son Georg is a soldier, fighting at the front while elder daughter Henny has revealed a carefully concealed secret and makes a fateful decision.
Ricarda’s youngest, Antonia, has been working in Berlin’s zoo and has nurtured an ambitious plan to become the nation’s first veterinary surgeon. When the capital blooms once again during the Roaring 20s, Ricarda suffers yet another blow of fate. Will her husband’s love help her get through these difficult times?