Books Franz Xaver Von Schonwerth Books by Franz Xaver Von Schonwerth Franz Xaver Von Schonwerth has written books about: Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Franz Xaver Von Schonwerth NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2015's Great Reads December 8, 2015 The Book Concierge is back and all new for 2015! Explore more than 260 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews It's All Charm and Wolves In 'The Turnip Princess' February 26, 2015 Once upon a time, a historian went hunting for fairy tales. He found hundreds, but his collection was long thought lost. But now they've been found, and several are reprinted in The Turnip Princess.