They say another man's mind is a closed book, and your own is closed even tighter. One can always claim that nobody can understand the beauty and charm of the S.T.A.L.K.E.R.'s world, but the people living in the post-soviet countries of the CIS. But it's been long known that the fan community of the series grew well beyond the boundaries of the now disbanded USSR and German writers such as Bernd Frenz and Claudia Kern have been working hard on novelizations of the S.T.A.L.K.E.R.'s setting. Almost a year ago Mr. Frenz gave an interview (German version) to GSC-Fan.Com, and now his colleague Claudia joined us.