I'm Heleen and I love writing novels.
If this sounds like an addiction, that's because it probably has become one.
I'm Dutch and I live in Glasgow with Scottish husband and our two kids.
My debut crime novel IN SERVITUDE came out in 2018. I'm very proud of its success in various awards + reviews.
STAY MAD, SWEETHEART is my latest novel: a dark yet empowering feminist thriller that's had rave reviews and shome shortlistings too.
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“Stay Mad, Sweetheart is one book that engaged and enraged me. A contemporary feminist novel that packs an almighty
—Chapter In My Life crime fiction blog