Deon Meyer was born in the South African town of Paarl in the winelands of the Western Cape in 1958, and grew up in Klerksdorp, in the gold mining region of Northwest Province. After military duty and studying at the Potchefstroom University, he joined Die Volksblad, a Deon Meyer is a south African crime thriller write who has fun in writing. He has so far over the years done more than ten books and a total of two short story series.
He has also written many scripts for a number of films and television. Where can I buy Deon's books? From all the usual Internet book dealers (like Apple's iBook store, Amazon, or SA's Exclusive Books or Takealot). Advice for writers? The more you do it, the better you become. Nothing improves your writing more than just sitting down and doing it. And read, read, read. Deon Meyer chatted to Audible recently about his writing life.
The interview was recorded for a German audience, and Meyer begins by contextualising Afrikaans, the language, he says, I love in, I live in and that I write in. The bestselling author, who has been published in 28 languages around Deon Godfrey Meyer is a South African thriller novelist, writing in Afrikaans. His books have been translated into more than 20 languages. He has also written numerous scripts for television and film.
Deon Meyer has 32 books on Goodreads with ratings. Deon Meyers most popular book is Thirteen Hours (Benny Griessel, # 2). Books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, that will expand your mind and challenge you the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about. Newsletter Subscribe to receive some of our best reviews, " beyond the book" articles, book club info& giveaways by email.
Deon Meyer is a South African author of crime thriller novels. He earned his B. A. degree majoring in English and History from the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education, and his honours degree from the University of the Free State.
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After military duty and studying at the Potchefstroom University, he Deon meyer author books writing Die Volksblad, a Deon Meyer is a South African crime fiction author and screenwriter. His books are translated into 27 languages worldwide. A former journalist, advertising copywriter, Internet manager and brand strategist, Deon has published thirteen novels and two short story collections.