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Herman Koch - Author


Herman Koch, born in 1953, is a Dutch writer. He was a renowned television actor on the series Jiskefet and a former columnist for the newspaper Volkskrant. The Dinner is his sixth novel and has already won the prestigious Publieksprijs Prize in 2009. Herman Koch currently lives in Amsterdam.

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The Dinner by Herman Koch
Reader Reviewed The Dinner
Herman Koch
This is one of those books like The Slap and We Need to Talk About Kevin where no one is likeable and the outcome difficult to predict. Here the family drama is related during a posh restaurant dinner...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017
Dear Mr M by Herman Koch
Dear Mr M
Herman Koch
That's the problem with fiction: in real life, bodies have an awkward habit of turning up. Mr. M has used some artistic licence, and our narrator is not pleased, not pleased at all. And just before he fades into obscurity,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2016
The Dinner by Herman Koch
Reader Reviewed The Dinner
Herman Koch
May 2013 Book of the Month. This is one of those books like The Slap and We Need to Talk About Kevin where no one is likeable and the outcome...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/05/2013

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