The Elusive Moth (Paperback)

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By Ingrid Winterbach, Iris Gouws (Translator), Ingrid Winterbach (Translator)
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Description


While researching a resilient moth, Karolina spends her evening playing snooker and drinking whisky, and her nights plagued by erotic dreams. As political, spiritual, and sexual tensions in the small town rise, a murder will take place, lovers will meet in the cemetery, and friendships will fall apart--all building to an eruption of violence. Winner of the 1994 M-Net Prize.

About the Author


Ingrid Winterbach is an artist and novelist whose work has won South Africa's M-Net Prize, Old Mutual Literary Prize, the University of Johannesburg Prize for Creative Writing, and the W.A. Hofmeyr Prize. To Hell with Cronje won the 2004 Hertzog Prize, an honor she shares with the novelists Breyten Breytenbach and Etienne Leroux. Iris Gouws is a translator from the Afrikaans.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781934824771
ISBN-10: 1934824771
Publisher: Open Letter Books
Publication Date: June 24th, 2014
Pages: 184
Language: English