Mathijs Deen (b. 1962) works for a national radio programme devoted to historical documentaries. He has published a number of novels and collections of newspaper columns. His collection of stories Brutus heeft honger (Brutus is Hungry) received critical acclaim and was nominated for the prestigious AKO Literature Prize. His book The Wadden Islands was published in 2013.
Recent title – English material
De grenzeloze rivier (The Boundless River), 2021
Het lichtschip (The Lightship), 2020
Over oude wegen (Down Old Roads), 2018