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Koen Peeters

Koen Peeters

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Koen Peeters (b. 1959) is the author of a rich, award-winning oeuvre. The postman won him the NCR prize; Great European Novel was shortlisted for the Libris literature prize and translated into various languages. His novel The flowers won him the F. Bordewijk prize in 2010. His latest novel, A Thousand Hills, won the E. du Perron prize in 2013.


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De mensengenezer (The People Healer), 2017

Press on A Thousand Hills:

An informative book, which tells us as much about ourselves as about Rwanda. **** - Knack

Press on Great European Novel:

A revelation. Reading a story like this makes you happy. - Corriere Della Serra