The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

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"Hendrik Groen may be old, but he is far from dead and isn't planning to be buried any time soon. Granted, his daily strolls are getting shorter because his legs are no longer willing and he has to visit his doctor more than he'd like. Technically speaking he is...elderly. But surely there is more to life at his age than weak tea and potted geraniums? Hendrik sets out to write an expose a year in the life of his care home in Amsterdam, revealing all its ups and downs--not least his new endeavor, the anarchic Old-But-Not-Dead Club. And when Eefje moves in--the woman Hendrik has always longed for--he polishes his shoes (and his teeth), grooms what's left of his hair and attempts to make something of the life he has left, with hilarious, tender and devastating consequences."--Amazon.com
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2017
Edition: First U.S. edition
Copyright Date: 2016
ISBN: 9781455542178
1455542172
Characteristics: 378 pages ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Velmans, Hester - Translator

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