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Men in camel hair coats


"Typically Heidenreich: funny, cheeky, profound and above all very personal." Luzia Stettler, SRF BuchZeichen, 01/19/21

"By the way, this entertaining volume is also a little textbook on how we perceive the world. What this woman sees - you can't stop being amazed." Alfons Kaiser, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 11/17/20

"A diverse, multi-faceted fashion book that turns out to be entertaining reading because of its often anecdotal, fragmentary character." Daniel Kalt, Die Presse, 11/13/20

"What would have read like a task from a creative writing course under the pen of weaker authors, Elke Heidenreich solves confidently, cleverly and entertainingly." Denis Scheck, Tagesspiegel, November 1st, 2020

"Pointed, witty and very funny." 3sat culture time, 10/26/20

"A picture of Frida Kahlo in a men's suit can be seen on the cover of this wonderful volume of stories, which still contains many cupboard compartments with surprising stories of clothes made of fine cashmere, seductive lace and practical cotton. ... Direct, unvarnished, free of the liver gone - that's how Elke Heidenreich is known and appreciated, and so are her stories about clothes and people. " Annemarie Stoltenberg, NDR Kultur, 13.10.20

"This book is not only full of surprising scenes and anecdotes, but also provides inspiration for your own memory." Claudia Voigt, Der Spiegel, 10.10.20

"'Men in camel-hair coats' is everything that a clothing book composed of 60 autobiographical episodes should ideally be. Funny, sensual, sentimental. Tanja Rest, Süddeutsche Zeitung, October 5th, 2020


Catch-up event: Züri littéraire: Elke Heidenreich in conversation with Urs Heinz Aerni. The grand dame of literary criticism and the well-known journalist talking about books | To the event website

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