Hendrik de Jong


Hendrik de Jong was born in the Netherlands in the early 70s and moved to London in the late 90s.
Hendrik grew up watching Dr Who, Space 1999 and Battlestar Galactica, and reading Arthur C Clarke, Isaac Asimov, Jules Verne and many other great science fiction writers.
As a young child he was amazed by great films as 2001, 2010, Alien, Blade Runner and Star Wars.
He always believed he was born 100 years too early, because he wanted to become the captain of a spaceship and fly between the stars.

But that never stopped him from dreaming, so instead of becoming an astronaut, Hendrik decided to do the next best thing and write science fiction.

Hendrik's debut novel is Ophiuchus Cube (book 1). He is working hard to publish 5 more books in this series.


Ophiuchus Cube Book 1
Price: $4.93 USD. Words: 95,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Cube came to a frightened Earth from the depths of space. Its landing a disaster: occupying half the planet and killing billions. Earth fell into chaos. Many turned to God for answers. But who sent the Cube, and why? Rick, Martin and Thomas, grapple to unlock the Cube’s mysteries and save mankind. But it’s a race against time. And a shocking revelation forces everyone on Earth to choose.

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