NEW! BookIsh Plaza Ezine May Issue

8 05 2013

Bekendmaking BookIsh Plaza Ezine MAY 2013

This time a short review of the literary afternoon held a week ago at the Public Library in The Hague, speaking of the novel Verborgen leegte, which was a success.
Mother’s Day tips, new arrivals and soon for sale books.

In the Picture this time with the crowdfunding for the Papiamento novel Sombra di recuerdo by Quito Nicolaas. Check out this link on how you can make an investment.

Finally commemorating the 2nd World War in books we have some historical books, bringing more insights of that time in history.

Do enjoy this issue and keep cherishing books like we do. Share it with your friends.

Read it @ BookIsh Plaza Ezine nr 17, MAY 2013





Crowdfunding for New Novel

8 05 2013

cover Sombra di recuerdo frontAruban born, Almere based writer Quito Nicolaas started a crowdfunding for his new novel in Papiamento.

Papiamento is a creole language spoken on the Caribbean islands of Aruba, Bonaire and
Curaçao. Over at another page of this site
you can read all the details and how you
can make an investment.

Go to the link (in Dutch).

Cherish the Papiamento language, cherish our culture.





Impression of the Dutch Caribbean Book Club Meeting

8 05 2013

Photo Impression Dutch Caribbean Book Club Meeting 2013

The last literary meeting of the Dutch Caribbean Book Club was a succesful one.
The book people spoke and discussed about this time was our own Verborgen leegte (Hidden Emptiness] by Aruban born, Almere based writer Quito Nicolaas. There were introductions,  a short sketch based on one of the characters in the book and people could talk to the writer.
A dance group entertained the public who were very pleased to attend the afternoon.
BookIsh Plaza was also there with a bookstand of Caribbean books.

BookIsh Publishers will be publishing a new book by the writer in the Papiamento language. The book launch will be May the 21rst in The Hague.

Check also the crowdfunding on this site for this book Sombra di recuerdo.