The Promise

The Promise

Damon Galgut

$14.99

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Description

TARGET CONSUMER

  • Readers of high-quality literary fiction, including Summertime and Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee, the works of Anne Enright, André Brink, and Michael Ondaatje

KEY SELLING POINTS

  • A timely discussion of race relations in South Africa that is universal
  • Author Damon Galgut has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize and Walter Scott Prize, and won the Commonwealth Writers Prize—a superb writer to watch
  • A gripping family drama that plays out against the backdrop of post-apartheid South African history


Author

Damon Galgut:

Damon Galgut’s 2003 novel The Good Doctor won the Commonwealth Writers Prize (Africa Region) and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. In a Strange Room (Europa, 2010) was also shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. In 2013, Galgut was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives in Cape Town, South Africa.

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