H.M. van den Brink
H.M. van den Brink (b. 1956) is a writer of both fiction and non-fiction. His novel Over het water (On the Water) brought him fame at home and abroad; the book was translated into fourteen languages and was the winner of the Euregion Prize, having also been nominated for the Prix Femina, the Prix Médicis, the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize, the Libris Literature Prize and the General Bank Literature Prize. After a seventeen-year wait, 2016 has now seen the publication of Van den Brink’s next novel, Dijk.