Category: South African

Disgrace – J M Coetzee

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Jo In mimicry of his South African homeland, professor David Lurie seduces one of his students and sets in motion a chain of events that leave him utterly disgraced ⚑ “I admire Coetzee hugely after reading this great story…

In A Strange Room – Damon Galgut

READ FOR BOOKERTHON A South African writer named for the author goes backpacking abroad. His experiences are reported in three parts in this memoir-styled novel:  ‘The Follower’, ‘The Lover’, and ‘The Guardian’.  ☁ “I thought” – Suzy ☁ “This book has a very even…