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Tjitske Jansen
There was once

The Radiobook by Tjitske Jansen is very typical of her work, which ranges from loving memories to observations seen through the eyes of a child and written with plenty of humour and minor tragedy (seen through the eyes of an adult).

> Translated by Michael O'Loughlin, read by Ginger da Silva

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Biography

Tjitske Jansen

Tjitske Jansen (b. 1971) completed her teacher training course, taught drama at the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten in Arnhem and then began to write plays for various theatre groups, worked as an actress, developed educational material on writing plays for primary schools and gave theatre and writing workshops. Her first collection of poems, Het moest maar eens gaan sneeuwen, was top of the bestseller list of first collections in 2003.

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