Maya lijdt aan slapeloosheid. Ze probeert van alles om een paar uur rust te krijgen. Adviezen van vrienden en deskundigen helpen niet. Therapie via videobanden van ShopChannel of goedbedoelde cursussen werken evenmin. Als haar geliefde met Maya breekt omdat met haar geen land te bezeilen is, gaan de remmen los. 's Nachts haalt ze uit frustratie mensen uit hun slaap.
Subject
Slapen
Extra subject
slapeloosheid
Title
Slaap!
Author
Annelies Verbeke
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Breda: De Geus, 2013
160 p.
ISBN
9789044527179 (e-boek)

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About Annelies Verbeke

Annelies Verbeke (born 6 February 1976) is a Belgian author who writes in Dutch. She made her name with the novel Slaap! (Sleep!) which has been translated into several languages.

Biography

Verbeke studied language and literature at Ghent University before attending a scriptwriting course in Brussels. In 2003, she gained instant fame with her first novel Slaap! (Sleep!) when 70,000 copies of the Dutch edition were sold. The story has since been published in 22 countries. The award-winning work was highlighted for the way in which it showed how people with various backgrounds were all looking for fulfillment.

A more recent international success has been Vissen redden (Saving Fish, 2009), also translated into several languages including German and Danish.

Selected works

Novels