Authors / Raoul de Jong

Raoul de Jong

Raoul de Jong

(c) Vera Cornel

Raoul de Jong (b. 1984) has written columns for SpunkNRC Handelsblad and Het Parool, as well as publishing five books. His first book was awarded the Dick Scherpenzeel Prize, and his most recent, The Indescribable Greatness of It All, was proclaimed Best Rotterdam Book. He is now writing a book about Suriname and its slave history.

 

Recent title – English material available upon request:

Dagboek van een puber (Diary of an Adolescent), 2018

‘I am amazed at his youthful exuberance. What a book! (Fantastic hair too by the way)’ DAVID SEDARIS, author

‘Funny and recognisable.’ COSMOPOLITAN