PLATINUM SALES AWARD FOR HERMAN KOCH’S ‘THE DINNER’
Yesterday at Manuscripta, Herman Koch received a platinum book award for sales in the Netherlands of no less than 500,000 copies of The Dinner. The award was presented by Eppo van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Director of the Foundation for the Collective Promotion of the Dutch Book.
Manuscripta is a festival in honour of the new book season and took place this year in Utrecht. It was well attended, attracting around 15,000 visitors.