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Boris O. Dittrich

Boris O. Dittrich

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Boris O. Dittrich (b. 1955) worked as a lawyer in Amsterdam and as a judge in Alkmaar and was for many years a member of parliament and chair of the political party D66. Since 2007 he has worked for Human Rights Watch, first in New York and since 2013 in Berlin. Het is the author of the thrillers Murder and Fire and Lying the Truth, which were given an enthusiastic reception.


Recent title – English material

Halszaak (Capital Offence), 2017


Press on W.O.L.F.:

An intense and interesting book with well-developed characters and fascinating storylines that continually keeps the reader enthralled. **** – HEBBAN

Dittrich is following in the footsteps of great writers. – DE VOLKSKRANT

Topical, urgent, thrilling. Qualified as Book of the Month - ZIN

A fine plot and wonderful characters make W.O.L.F. a delicious thriller. **** – ALGEMEEN DAGBLAD


  • Halszaak (Capital Offence), 2017
  • <a href=""W.O.L.F., 2016