In the Clear Light of Day

(Op Klaatlichte Dag)

Simone van der Vlugt

Winner Of The Ns Publieksprijs 2010
Crimezone Award: Best Dutch Thriller

In The Clear Light Of Day

A young woman Nathalie is on the run from her violent ex-boyfriend. It takes all her ingenuity to stay free of him. But she is not just on the run from him, the police also want to speak to her, in relation to the murder of her best friend. A chance meeting between Nathalie and detective Julia Vriens causing events to speed up. Nathalie has taken on a new identity and Julia has no idea who she is dealing with. But when Nathalie’s ex appears on the scene, it turns out all is definitely not as it seems…

‘Her best thriller to date.’ Cultuurbewust NL
‘Reads like a rocket.’ Viva
‘Gripping to the very last page.’ Flair


  • Ambo Anthos NL (original publisher)
  • Saga Egmont Germany

Material: finished copies of Dutch editions