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Another life-affirming, hilarious and heartwarming fictional diary from the world's most beloved octogenarian and international bestseller Hendrik Groen.

The new diary from one of literature's most beloved octogenarians.

As Long As There is Life picks up where The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen left off, at the Dutch care home of the anarchic Old-But-Not-Dead Club. Despite the looming presence of old age Hendrik and his friends are determined to welcome their autumn years with optimism.

Written with his characteristic charm, humour and tenderness, Hendrik describes the quirks and adventures of his fellow residents, nurses and old age in general. Showing, yet again, that age is simply a number.

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Formats & editions

  • Trade Paperback

    9780718186647

    January 29, 2018

    Michael Joseph

    RRP $37.00

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  • Hardback

    9780718186630

    January 15, 2018

    Michael Joseph

    RRP $48.00

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  • EBook

    9781405930314

    January 11, 2018

    Penguin eBooks

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Also by Hendrik Groen

The Secret Diary Of Hendrik Groen, 83¼ Years Old

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