Germany, 1941. At the age of 21, he was locked up at the psychiatric hospital of Hadamar. He has to cope with the horrors of this dark place… Does he deserve all the suffering? Is his past also so dark?
Hadamar is a place which is infamous for its psychiatric hospital where nearly 15 thousand people, mostly suffering from mental disorders or other physical handicaps, were murdered during the Nazi regime.
The book plots the adolescence of young Edgar Grosskopf, who got to this horrifying place full of madness, tyranny, and death by the deformed ways of destiny. It is the book of life learning, love, sex, frightfulness, fear, and bloody morbidity.