THE STORY OF THE CANNIBAL WOMAN.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Atria Books, (Simon & Schuster), (2007.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Thirteenth novel by this Caribbean author, winner of the 2005 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, 'a deft exploration of post-apartheid South Africa and a smart, gripping thriller .. both contemporary and international, following the lives of an interracial, intercultural couple in New York City, Tokyo, and Capetown. SIGNED on the title page by both Conde and Richard Philcox, her husband and translator. Philcox has translated most of Conde's books (beginning with her first novel) and Conde has both expressed her confidence in him and said that she considers him "responsible" for the book in English - that is, for the flow and rhythm and music of the language. 311 pp. ISBN: 0-743271289.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)