Bram Dehouck

Bram Dehouck (Belgium) was the first author ever to win both the Golden Noose and the Shadow Award, the two most prestigious prizes for Dutch crime writing, for the same novel: De minzame moordenaar (“The Mild-Mannered Murderer”). A Sleepless Summer, his second novel, was awarded the Golden Noose and the Knack Hercule Poirot Public Prize, and was nominated for the Crimezone Best Thriller Award.


Photograph © Charlie de Keersmaecker