The Dinner

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Atlantic Books, Limited, Aug 1, 2012 - Fiction - 300 pages
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An evening in Amsterdam and two couples meet for dinner.

They need to discuss their teenage sons.

The boys have committed a horrifying act, caught on CCTV.

They remain unidentified - except by their parents.

How far will each couple go to protect their child?

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I bought this book because it mentioned the similarity of writing styles of Koch to Gilian Flynn and her book Gone Girl which I loved. I enjoyed the book and would recommend it to other readers. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Herman Koch, born in 1953, is a Dutch writer. He was a renowned television actor on the series Jiskefet and a former columnist for the newspaper Volkskrant. The Dinner is his sixth novel and has already won the prestigious Publieksprijs Prize in 2009. Herman Koch currently lives in Amsterdam.

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