Richard Bintanja


Richard Bintanja is a climate scientist who has written several novels, originally in Dutch. His expeditions to Antarctica provided the inspiration for his first novel. Richard Bintanja has a wonderful talent for placing the small, trivial and coincidental side by side with the philosophical, universal and logical.

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Richard, what drives you to write novels?
Being able to incorporate ideas. Creating a good story, with beautiful sentences. The challenge.
I don't remember the details, but it must have been the idea. It took me eight years to write this novel, with many changes.
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The Ultimate Brainchild
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,350. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Brain scientist George Walder is obsessed with finding out how humans develop ideas. His colleagues scorn him openly during his long quest, and George has to negotiate many pitfalls. A chance encounter with a cheerful woman called Jenna leads to a breakthrough. The realm of our thoughts turns out to have a dark side, as does Jenna. They will both chase him for years.

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