"A wonderful novel." -- Cees Nooteboom
"An intriguing story . . . a beautiful novel." -- Jan Paul Bresser, Elsevier
"The tone is authentic, with a memorable force . . . a loving portrait." -- Tom van Deel, Trouw
About the Author
Otto de Kat
was born in 1946, and studied theology and Dutch literature at Leiden University. He has published a volume of poetry and worked as a literary critic. Since 1986 he has been the publisher of Uitgeverij Balans in Amsterdam.