Examine the character of the ‘hero’ of the novel Alex Meier.
How does Joseph Kanon create the suspense and tension that runs throughout this thriller?
Moral ambiguity pervades this novel – do you ever feel that it is ok to do bad things for a good reason?
The Good German, a previous novel by Joseph Kanon, was made into a film. Do you think that Leaving Berlin would translate well to the big screen?