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The secret diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1/4 years old / Hendrik Groen ; translated by Hester Velmans.

Groen, Hendrik, (author.). Velmans, Hester, (translator.).
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  • 21 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC GROEN H (Text) 33118000180872 Adult: General Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC GRO SEC (Text) 34304000861676 Adult - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Gro (Text) 32604000223534 DCTPLD AD Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC GRO (Text) 33187004242810 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood GRO (Text) 36626103845236 Adult Fiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch FIC.c Groen, Hendrik (Text) 78294000262502 Adult Fiction In transit -
Jay Co PL - Portland AF GROEN (Text) 76383000451716 Adult Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch FICTION GROE (Text) 39391006822298 Fiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F GRO (Text) 34330513143579 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW GRO (Text) 70743000154154 Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781455542178
  • ISBN: 1455542172
  • Physical Description: 378 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2017.

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General Note:
Cover title.
"First published in the Netherlands as Attempts to Make Something of Life. The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1/4 Years Old by Meulenhoff 2014. First published in Great Britain by Michael Joseph 2016."
Summary, etc.:
The riotous journal of an octogenarian who is far from reaching the end of his life traces a year in his care home in Amsterdam, revealing the ups and downs of his misadventures with the anarchic "Old-But-Not-Dead Club" and a longtime crush whom he courted to devastating effect.
Subject: Older men > Fiction.
Retirement communities > Fiction.
Genre: Diary fiction.
Humorous fiction.

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