Everything you need to understand or teach The Glass Room by Simon Mawer.
The Glass Room by Simon Mawer takes place over the span of 60 years. Starting in the early 1920s before World War II and spanning into the Cold War that gripped Eastern Europe. The story follows the relationship of Liesel and Viktor Landauer and the house they build to share their lives together in. The House becomes the central character in the novel and through the House and experiences that happen there, the story unfolds.
The book begins with Liesel and Viktor meeting Rainer von Abt on their honeymoon. Rainer agrees to build the couple their dream home in Mesto, Czechoslovakia. Shortly after, Liesel gets pregnant. Her friend Hana tells her that her husband will not remain faithful to her because of her new condition. Unfortunately, Viktor does cheat on his wife with a call girl named Kata. Kata and Viktor's relationship grows as Viktor and Liesel's relationship cools...
The Glass Room Lesson Plans contain 142 pages of teaching material, including: