'An incredible book. Enjoyably recognisable, and well written.' Sevendays

Save Us, Maria Montanelli

‘A novel that has become a moral question around the world.’ La Repubblica (Italy)

The Dinner

‘The book races ahead like an express train, is funny and profound.’ – NRC Next ‘Koch has written a novel full of tense undercurrents, wonderful characters and spot–on observations.’ VERONICA

Summer House with Swimming pool

Book Odessa Star
‘An intelligent, psychologically complex novel, exploring the boundaries of morality.’ STERN

Odessa Star

Book The Ditch
‘Herman Koch, the best-selling postwar Dutch writer, shows yet again why he is the master of suspense and open endings.’ **** Humo

The Ditch

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

Dear Mr M.

‘Should Tom Sanders disregard that advice? Or should he tackle his son about his behaviour? That is the central dilemma in Easy Living, and Koch gets a devilish kick out of making Tom Sanders vacillate between these two options, and gets an even greater kick out of pushing him into a corner.’ Parool

Easy Living

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

Thinking of Bruce Kennedy

‘Enjoyably true to life with Koch's flowing, ironic style as the familiar background music.’ BOEK

A Brief History of Deceit

‘The story unfolds from one powerful scene to the next, from one penetrating image to another.’ Vrij Nederland

Eating with Emma