Daan, Emre and Juul find a mysterious old book at the jumble sale and take it with them. The next day Daan has vanished without a trace. Is his disappearance connected to the book? And who is the man in the black coat who is keeping track of them? When Emre and Juul investigate, they land up in a deadly dangerous adventure.
Age 9 and upwards
Kester’s father inherits a ship. Not just some ship, but the pirate ship ‘De Holle Schuyt’! It’s just a pity that Kester’s father is so scared of water. Whereas when he’s so big and strong. Luckily he has Kester as a son. He’s not strong, but he is sly. And that slyness comes in good stead when a dangerous band of pirates wants to steal ‘De Holle Schuyt’.
Age 8 and upwards
It’s winter. ‘I want visitors’, says Dunne Door with a sigh. ‘That’s not possible’, says Dikke Door. ‘The snow is too high.’ But then somebody does come to visit. A thief! Somebody is taking things from the house. Door and Door lay a trap. Will the thief be caught?
Age 5 and upwards
Sam is scared. Of everything. The Three-Headed Bloodman lives under his bed. When Sam moves house he has a row with the biggest bully of his new school. But then Sam finds a mysterious book. A book which helps him to become master over all the shadows. Especially his own.
Age 8 and upwards Translations… >>
Limburg 1937. The sisters Fing, Muulke and Jes are constantly moving house. This time they land up with their family in a dilapidated house in which nobody else wants to live: Negen Open Armen. Disaster after disaster very quickly stack up and another move appears inevitable. Then the sisters discover a tombstone with a mysterious inscription. The find marks the beginning of a wonderful voyage of discovery back into the past.
Age 12 and upwards
Negen Open Armen was awarded the Gouden Zoen and the Thea Beckman prize and nominated for the German Youth Literature prize. Translations… >>