Peter Zantingh (b. 1983) is a writer of fiction and non-fiction and an editor of the weekend edition of NRC. He debuted in 2011 with Een uur en achttien minute (One Hour and Eighteen Minutes), which was nominated for the Dioraphte, a literary prize for the best young adult novel. The novel Na Mattias (After Mattias, 2018) was a modest bestseller in Germany. His experience of becoming a father inspired In the Meantime, which has been shortlisted for the 2023 Libris Literature Prize.