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Spark

Naoki Matayoshi

The cult Japanese phenomenon - a hilarious, prizewinning bestseller about making it in Manzai comedy Tokunaga is a young comedian struggling to make a name for himself when he is taken under the wing of Kamiya, who is either a crazy genius or perhaps just crazy. Kamiya's indestructible confidence inspires ... [lees verder]

The Letter for the King (Netflix Tie-in)

Tonke (Author) Dragt

When Tiuri answers a desperate call for help, he finds himself on a perilous mission that could cost him his life. He must deliver a secret letter to the King who lives across the Great Mountains - a letter upon which the future of the entire realm depends.It means ... [lees verder]

Lampie

Annet Schaap

SHORTLISTED FOR THE CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2020 AN OBSERVER BEST BOOK OF 2019 'An astonishing, mysterious seaswept story... Dazzles with darkness and glitters with light' Cerrie Burnell, author of Harper and the Sea of Secrets Every evening Lampie the lighthouse keeper's daughter must light a lantern to warn ships away from the ... [lees verder]

Young Rembrandt

Onno Blom

Rembrandt's life has always been an enigma. How did a miller's son from a provincial Dutch town become the greatest artist in the world? With his formative years shrouded in mystery, the only remaining evidence of Rembrandt's life as a young man is his work. Deeply rooted in the turbulent ... [lees verder]

Winter in wartime

jan terlouw

During the Second World War, the Netherlands is still under Nazi control and any acts of resistance are punishable by death. But when sixteen-year-old Michiel is asked to take care of a wounded British Spitfire pilot he doesn't think twice.He joins the secret struggle against the Nazis, working every ... [lees verder]

Goldsmith and the master thief

tonke dragt

The first English translation of a classic adventure involving two very different twins by the celebrated author of The Letter for the KingTwins Jiacomo and Laurenzo look exactly the same - but they are as different as night and day. Hard-working Laurenzo wants to make beautiful things and becomes a ... [lees verder]

Childhood

Reve, Gerard

From the author of the hit The Evenings -- two classic novellas that are considered among Gerard Reve's best work There will be a club. Important messages have been sent already. If anybody wants to ruin it, he will be punished. Eleven-year-old Elmer inhabits a childhood of superstition, private lore ... [lees verder]