Literature

Thank God it’s over

Marcel van Roosmalen about bowls full of peanuts and raisins, bad-fitting suits and uneasy conversations about politics. In short, about bi...

Understanding happiness

Dealing with people entices self-perception. These and more wisdoms from Kafka, the master of absurdism, for today's life. For everyone ...

You’re able to fly

You know, I said. One day you get up and you no longer know why you just couldn't move anymore. Sometimes silence is part of it.I sat down ...

Magic mountain

Everything you always wanted to know about "The Magic Mountain". Thomas Mann's timeless masterpiece comes to life again in this special ada...

Ulysses

Ulysses is one of the most acclaimed books ever, but at the same time a permanent “resident” of bedside tables all over the world. Too big,...

Upper world

Yes, there were rumors. That it would not always remain that way, that there would be a lack of time on a day far from now. They had heard ...

Pride & prejudice

For everyone who doesn't want to miss this Jane Austen masterpiece. The world famous classic, reduced by no less than 96 percent! Author...

After the age of 80 – NEW

A son walks with his elderly father in the valley where the beeches grow. Looking for the tree in which the father once carved a heart in t...

Poetry

It’s over – NEW

There’s only one writer who can call herself the uncrowned queen of the Netherlands and that is Annie M.G. Schmidt (1911-1995). Her work is...

Sex is fun

The songtext by Lucky Fonz III. Author: Lucky Fonz III Illustrator: Nikki Roosma Theme: just becauseCategorie: poetryNumber in...

An eager little bean

Poems about freshly born loved ones An original and moving gift to send to parents, grandparents or near parents. The jumping seed burst...

A cake without candles

Poems about death. From different angles, but all excelling in subtlety. With dreamy illustrations by Anne Caesar van Wieren. Authors: E...

Come back

The lyrics of Spinvis are like poems, everyone will agree on that. Meet Spinvis in printed form in this beautifully illustrated Little Roac...

How the light strolls

Poems about slow rivers, empty days and a butterfly in a quiet summer meadow ... Authors: Herman de Coninck, Jozef Deleu, Rutger Kopland...

How to live life

Song text from Tjing Tjing, the collaboration between Roosbeef and André Manuel. Because sometimes you can use all possible help to find ou...

What dogs do

What I want is what dogs dolie on floors and get them from nothing but a little loose, a long end to the chain. This poem by Chr. J. Va...

Culinary

Chocolate therapy

From indescribable malaise and small grumpy to a broken heart and not winning the lottery again ... chocolate helps with almost everything....

Exactly my type

Merlot is a friendly softy, Shiraz a well-dressed macho and Sauvignon Blanc a spring-in-field, ready for cheerful mischief. Nicolaas Klei d...

You’re sparkling

Do you know, or are you, someone with a vibrant personality and a preference for sparkling drinks? In this Little Roach you'll find recipes...

Soup helps. Always.

Whether you suffer from deep sadness, sagging feelings or being excessively ill weak and nauseous ...Soup helps. Always. Authors: Marije...

Cosy bites

For when the weather is bad, or when there is unexpected visitors at the door. Or for all those times that you want a super cozy moment, bu...

Lust for cooking

A delicious little booklet about the sensuality of food. About satisfaction - when all the senses participate and that is the case with foo...

Don’t forget the dog

Give him or her a bite of love from your own kitchen every now and then: I assure you that he will love you even more ... and you in turn w...

Young

Faith

In the evening the doorbell rings at Huib and Koen's place. Suddenly they have a baby, a cat.Lotje is a sweet, true story about a young kit...

Goodmorning cat! – NEW

A book full of fantastic cat portraits. Illustrator Mies van Hout made a large number of illustrations of cats full of character, after whi...

The day that doesn’t excist

Max's teacher has come up with something new: family day. Everyone is allowed to go to school: grandmas, grandpas, fathers, mothers and eve...

Poor, poor me

How comes, I want to know,that oh poor, poor meshivering in my bedwith a lot of pains when I swallow? A Little Roach full of poems about...

Once upon a time…

Nothing is as nice as a bedtime story. This funny fairytale has illustrations that pop off the pages and still leave enough room for your o...

Happy birthday

Lots of happy poems about a festive day! This cheerful and colorfully illustrated Little Roach can be sent as a gift to a birthday boy or g...

The child chewer

Most grown-ups don't get it. "You don't have to be afraid of the dark," they say. But of course you know better. Those grown-ups just never...

How lost can something be?

How lost can something be / when I can still see it with my eyes closed? A varied collection of poems about death, beautifully illustrat...