Any domestic scene, however ordinary, becomes interesting when you look at it with an original view. This is what makes Axel Graafland’s life so exiting. From cruel boys who inflate a midwife toad, to the outrageous Reverend Uncle Peer and his mother’s disastrous attempts at trying to drive a car.
The Axel stories are written by Pieter Thomassen in Dutch and translated by Holland Park Press in collaboration with the author. Uniquely, each story is available in Dutch and English.
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