'Herman Koch's satirical masterpiece Save Us, Maria Montanelli should be compulsory reading in all schools.' De Volkskrant

Save Us, Maria Montanelli

Book Odessa Star
‘Koch proved himself a master at recording absurd trains of thoughts and slapstick situations. Both painful and hilarious at the same time.’ NRC HANDELSBLAD

Odessa Star

Herman Koch slaat verrassend toe in bijtende roman. Elsevier

Een film met Sophia

Koch commands his metier with an effortless superiority. De Volkskrant

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Book The Ditch
‘Koch has mastered his métier with effortless superiority. Inventive, deceptively clear and full of friction. A publisher’s promise has rarely been so fully delivered.’ **** de Volkskrant

The Ditch

‘A groundbreaking book, clever and important. It is an ext remely funny, ‘shake awake’ book, that we probably need more than we’d like to know. I hope that there will be more translations of Herman Koch’s books. It will be a pleasure.’ Nordjyske (Denmark)

The Dinner

‘The writing is crystal clear and unpretentious, typically Koch!’ **** NRC HANDELSBLAD

Dear Mr M.

‘A funny and sharp–edged litany.’ ELSEVIER

Summer House with Swimming pool

‘The reader soon starts to hope for the know-it-all’s downfall, but Koch takes his time to satisfy that desire.’ de Volkskrant

Easy Living

‘Anyone who really wants to understand Koch’s popular novels should start with these stories.’ NRC Handelsblad

A Brief History of Deceit

Thinking of Bruce Kennedy
‘Koch has outdone himself. His heroine is beautiful, tragic and believable.’ De Groene Amsterdammer

Thinking of Bruce Kennedy

‘War at Last is a subtle parody of all post-war war literature.’ de Volkskrant

War at Last

‘A humorous book about the desire for literary fame.’ Dagblad van het Noorden

Eating with Emma