Dros, Nico

Biography

Nico Dros (1956) made his debut in 1991 with the historical novel Noorderburen. The book was nominated for the AKO Literature Prize. After that he wrote Familiezaken, Ter hoogte van het Salsapaviljoen, De sprekende slang. Een kleine geschiedenis van laaglands fundamentalisme (nominated for the Libris Geschiedenis Prijs) en Oorlogsparadijs (15,000 copies sold), all published to great acclaim.