A Deadly Run-Off – Max Rippe

My book review of “A deadly run-off” written by Max Rippe In my view… This book is a sequel in the series of detective Maik Hof. This book can be read as a sequel and as a standalone. Maik Hof is a detective living in Delft and he is just settled into his new home […]

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Maigret | Un crime en Hollande – Georges Simenon

My book review of “Maigret | Un crime en Hollande” written by Georges Simenon In my view… This is one of the first novels written by Georges Simenon in his detective Maigret series. A crime has taken place in Holland, in the upper north in the little village named Delfzijl. This is near Groningen in […]

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Narcos | Season One

My series review of “Narcos | Season One ” created by Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro and Chris Brancato. In my view… From some friends I heard that Narcos is a good series based on the life of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar. A true-life story, that attracts my attention. I did not know what to […]

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The grave in the forest – Simone van der Vlugt

My book review of “The grave in the forest” written by Simone van der Vlugt In my view… This little novel is about a woman who discovers a secret about her husband. The book is a literature novel but in my opinion, and definitely towards the end, it becomes more a little thriller. It is […]

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Politieserie | Bombs and Fires in Nesselande – Ben de Raaf

My book review of “Bombs and Fires in Nesselande” written by Ben de Raaf Title: Bombs and Fires in Nesselande Author: Ben de Raaf Genre: Fiction / Youth ISBN: 9789059521575 NUR: 284 – Fiction 13-15 years Publisher: Uitgeverij Mes Year 1st edition & read edition: 2011 Year read: 2016 Original title & language: Bommen en Branden in Nesselande [NL] Read language: Dutch Pages: 190 Places: Capelle aan den […]

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Numero Zero – Umberto Eco

My book review of “Numero Zero” written by Umberto Eco Title: Numero Zero [IT / EN] / Het Nulnummer [NL] Author: Umberto Eco Genre: Literature novel ISBN: 9789044628357 NUR: 302 Publisher: Prometheus Amsterdam Year 1st edition & read edition: 2015 Year read: 2015 Original title & language: Numero Zero [IT] Read language: Dutch Pages: 223 Places: Milan Rating: 5 / 5 I hope you like the book too. […]

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Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)

Title: Absolutely Fabulous Genre: Comedy Director: Mandie Fletcher Screenwriter: Jennifer Saunders Country: UK / USA Language spoken: English / French Release Date:  1 July 2016 (UK) Release in NL: 21 July 2016 Time: 91 minutes Production Company: Fox Searchlight Pictures IMDb rating: 6.0 / 10 Rating: 8.0 / 10 I am not telling about the story – never do in my film reviews – you have […]

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The Scent of Almonds – Camilla Läckberg

My book review of “The Scent of Almonds” written by Camilla Läckberg Title: The Scent of Almonds [EN]  / Sneeuwstorm en Amandelgeur [NL] / Snöstorm och Mandeldoft [SE] Author: Camilla Läckberg Genre: Literary Thriller ISBN: 9789026333293 Publisher: Ambo | Anthos Year 1st edition & read edition: 2010 Year read: 2016 Original title & language: Snöstorm och Mandeldoft [SE], 2007 Read language: Dutch Pages: 159 Places: Valö […]

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Somebody Else – Arnon Grunberg

My book review of “Somebody Else” written by Arnon Grunberg Title: Iemand Anders [NL] / Somebody Else [EN] Author: Arnon Grunberg Genre: Literature novel ISBN: 9789085161035 NUR: 301 Publisher: B for Books B.V. Year 1st edition & read edition: 2005 Year read: 2016 Original title & language: Iemand Anders [NL] Read language: Dutch Pages: 39 Places: New York, Poughkeepsie, Tarrytown Rating: 4 / 5 I hope you like […]

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