my books 2021

The 8 books I loved in 2021

Old and new, fiction and real, funny and sad, these are my favourite…
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Agatha Christie books you should read (and read again)

During these recent strange times and periods of uncertainty,…
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Things to do around Haarlem during July

As July rolls in, more restrictions are eased and more events…
childrens books

Children’s books too (re)read as an adult.

My friends are having children. And I am happy for them. I am…
short plane trip

Quick reads for a short plane trip.

If you have read any of my previous articles, I am sure you…
Dutch Mystery Books

Dutch Mystery Books for a gezellige winteravond.

Reading a good mystery novel can be a very satisfying experience.…

3 novels from around the world.

When I moved to Haarlem in 2013, one of my biggest goals was…

Top ten Expat Books.

Recently a bumper crop of well-received books written by or for…