The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83_ Years Old (SIGNED)

Groen, Hendrik (tr. Hester Velmans)

£25.00

The hilarious international bestselling novel that has had pensioners ditching their sticks and zimmers to follow the age-defying, youth inducing antics inside The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 _ Years Old . . . ‘Terrific. This geriatric Adrian Mole made me laugh’ Woman and Home ‘Funny and touching’ BBC Radio 4 Meet Hendrik Groen. An octogenarian in a care home who has no intention of doing what he’s told, or dying quietly. To that end, he creates the Old-But-Not-Dead Club and with his fellow members sets about living his final years with careless abandon. Such anarchism infuriates the care home director but pleases Eefje, the woman who makes Hendrik’s frail heart palpitate. If it’s never too late to have fun, then can it ever be too late to meet the love of your life? Hendrik Groen is the pseudonym of Peter van der Smelt.

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Publisher
Penguin
Publisher City
London
Year
2016
Edition
1st
Format
h/b
Author
Groen, Hendrik (tr. Hester Velmans)
SKU
IYC132753
Categories
Condition
Very good, 1st edition, 1st printing, unclipped d/j (some scuffing and label residue), red clothbound boards, black spine titling, text block firm, pages crisp and tight. Signed to title.
Size
8vo (230 x 150 / 9" x 6")
Page Count
376
ISBN
9780718183004