Fiction - Novels
Karolina Ferreira, an entomologist, goes to a small Free State town to do research on the survival strategies of a rare moth species. During the day, Willie September, a natural healer, introduces Karolina to the mysteries of the drought-stricken veld. At night she is introduced and exposed to the town's political intrigue and power games, while playing snooker, drinking whisky in the ladies bar, and dancing the tango.
Publication date: 2005-08-01