“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Eva Figes is an English author.
Figes has written novels, literary criticism, studies of feminism, and vivid memoirs relating to her Berlin childhood and later experiences as a Jewish refugee from Hitler's Germany. She arrived in Britain in 1939 with her parents and a younger brother. Figes is now resident in northern London and is the mother of the writers Orlando Figes and Kate Figes.