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Summer House with Swimming Pool by Herman Koch

Herman Koch's novel, The Dinner was the 'must-read' novel of summer 2012, and his latest novel Summer House with Swimming Pool is set to be the novel everyone is talking about. 

You can listen to Herman Koch talk with Start the Week about family secrets and his latest book, and read some great reviews below. 

'This book is horribly thrilling, and utterly entertaining...It is funny too...If I had to recommend a summer read, I would say take this book to the beach, you'll be gripped and chilled.' The Independent

Grazia said the novel is 'impressive' and named it Best for Reading by the Pool 

Read The Sunday Times interview, Here be a Monster, with Herman Koch.

 

ABOUT SUMMER HOUSE WITH SWIMMING POOL:

Marc Schlosser is a doctor to the rich and famous.

When his most famous patient, the actor Ralph Meier, invites him and his family on holiday, Marc finds that he can't refuse. But by time the suntans fade, Ralph Meier is dead.

The medical board accuses Marc of negligence.

Ralph's wife, however, accuses him of murder...

 

 

 

READ THE OPENING CHAPTER OF

SUMMER HOUSE WITH SWIMMING POOL

BELOW WITH VALOBOX

 

About the author 



Herman Koch,  born in 1953, is a Dutch writer. He was a renowned television actor on the series Jiskefet and a former columnist for the newspaper Volkskrant.
His novel  The Dinner  won the prestigious Publieksprijs Prize in 2009 and went on to be a huge international bestseller. Summer House with Swimming Pool is his seventh novel. He currently lives in Amsterdam.