Americanist Anja Adriaans, President of FAN, performed in a diferent role on Monday, April, 8th. At the invitation of Dekker v.d. Vegt booksellers in Nijmegen, she interviewed Irish novelist John Boyne, exclusively for the Netherlands, on the occasion of the Dutch translation of his book ‘A ladder to the Sky’ by Meulenhoffboekerij. It was a great evening, full house and many questions from the audience. John Boyne works on his 17th book. Many of his books are translated into 50 languages.
“In this engrossing novel, a cold, manipulative young writer collects, exploits and abondons mentors in search of literary success.”