Title Profile & Character Information

The Dinner

Annotation
An international best seller as winner of the Publieksprijs prize, this book features two couples at a posh restaurant in Amsterdam chatting politely before finally addressing the real issue: their teenage sons have been caught on film in a gruesome criminal act that has shaken the nation.

Awards
2014  American Library Association Notable Books

Characters
NameLohman, Paul
GenderMale
TraitsUnemployed
Father
Married
Dutch

NameSerge
GenderMale
OccupationPolitician
TraitsFather
Married
Dutch

GenrePsychological
Fiction
Thriller
Domestic
TopicsBrothers
Teenage boys
Juvenile delinquency
Family relationships
Politicians
Murder
Crime sprees
Fathers and sons
Child murderers
SettingAmsterdam