It is never easy assimilating into a new culture. However, whoever who is new in Germany and would like to have a better understanding of German culture and why Germans behave the way they do should read “How to Be German in 50 Easy Steps/Wie Man Deutscher Wird in 50 Einfachen Schritten” by Adam Fletcher.
Breakfast lavishly, pre-book all your holidays years in advance, dress sensibly and obey the red man are some of the important things Germans do that you’ll discover by reading the book.
“How to be German” presents all the little absurdities that make living in Germany such a pleasure.
It’s required reading for all foreigners in Germany and for Germans who sometimes have the feeling they don’t understand their own country.
By reading this book, you’ll learn why the Germans speak so freely about sex, why they are so obsessed with «Spiegel Online» and why they all dream of being naked in a lake of Apfelsaftschorle.
The book not only contains interesting and amusing words. It also has pictures. In fact all the all the 50 steps are illustrated.
After reading “How to Be German in 50 Easy Steps/Wie Man Deutscher Wird in 50 Einfachen Schritten” by Adam Fletcher, your life in Germany will be much easier and full of fan.
This e-book is also available in German: «Wie man Deutscher wird in 50 einfachen Schritten. Eine Anleitung von Apfelsaftschorle bis Tschüss».
The printed edition has been published as a bilingual turn-around book.
We strongly recommend this book to all Africans in Germany.
Here is a video of Adam Fletcher reading from the book