In ‘De macht’ van Naomi Alderman ontdekken vrouwen overal ter wereld dat zij de kracht bezitten. Met de minste vingerbeweging kunnen ze folterende pijnen veroorzaken, en zelfs doden. Ineens beseft iedere man op aarde dat hij de macht niet meer in handen heeft. De Dag van de Meisjes is aangebroken – maar waar houdt het op? ‘Een grote, onweerstaanbare en wereldomvattende thriller.’ – ‘The Guardian
Title
De macht
Author
Naomi Alderman
Translator
Astrid Huisman Roos Van de Wardt
Illustrator
Marsh Davies
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The power
Publisher
Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Atlas Contact, 2018
354 p. (ePub2) : ill.
ISBN
9789025451875
CloudLibrary
3h938r9

About Naomi Alderman

Naomi Alderman (born 1974) is an English novelist and game writer. Her novel, The Power, won the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction in 2017.

Biography

Born in London, the daughter of Geoffrey Alderman, who is a specialist in Anglo-Jewish history, Alderman was educated at South Hampstead High School and Lincoln College, Oxford, where she read Philosophy, Politics and Economics. After she left Oxford, she found her way into children's publishing, then she worked for a law firm, editing their publications. They sent her to the United States and there she began to explore the world of fan fiction, focusing on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. She then went on to study creative writing at the University of East Anglia before becoming a novelist. In 2007, The Sunday Times named her their Young Writer of the Year. In 2007 she was also named as one of the 25 Writers of the Future by Waterstones…Read more on Wikipedia