Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse was born in Calw, Württemberg, Germany on July 2nd, 1877 and passed away at the age of 85 on August 9th, 1962.

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Hermann Hesse Stats: The highest rated book by Hermann Hesse on Book Notification is Siddhartha, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is The Hesse/Mann Letters, a Non-Fiction book.

The most read book by Hermann Hesse on Book Notification is Siddhartha, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is The Steppenwolf, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Hermann Hesse books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1904
2
61906
3
1910
4
1914
5
1914
6
1915
7
71919
8
1919
9
7.91922
10
91927
11
71930
12
41932
13
81943
14
2013
15
2022
16
2023
17
2023

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction in Publication Order

List of Hermann Hesse Anthologies in Publication Order

Hermann Hesse: Biography

Hermann Hesse (Hermann Karl Hesse) was born on July 2nd, 1877. Hermann passed away August 9th, 1962 at 85 years old. Hermann Hesse was born in Calw, Württemberg, Germany.

Hermann Hesse (Hermann Karl Hesse) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 17 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1904 with the novel Peter Camenzind. The most recently released novel was The Illustrated Siddhartha which was released in 2023.

Hermann Hesse also wrote the Short Story Collections series which has 7 books including Poems and Stories of Five Decades.

Hermann Hesse: Awards & Accolades

Hesse's book, The Glass Bead Game / Magister Ludi was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1944.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Hermann Hesse are:

  1. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  2. George Orwell, author of the novel: 1984.
  3. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  4. Ray Bradbury, author of the novel: Fahrenheit 451.
  5. Dan Brown, author of the Robert Langdon Series.

Hermann Hesse: F.A.Q

When was Hermann Hesse Born?

Hermann Hesse was born on July 2nd, 1877.

When did Hermann Hesse die?

Hermann Hesse died on August 9th, 1962 at 85 years old.

Where was Hermann Hesse Born?

Hermann Hesse was born in Calw, Württemberg, Germany.

What was the first book Hermann Hesse wrote?

The first book written by Hermann Hesse was Peter Camenzind, published in 1904.

What was the most recent book Hermann Hesse wrote?

His most recently released work was The Illustrated Siddhartha on October 3rd, 2023.

How many books has Hermann Hesse written?

Hermann Hesse has written 28 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 17 Standalone Novels, 7 books in the Short Story Collections, 4 books in the Non-Fiction.

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