- Keyword = Commonwealth Writers Prize
THE ROBBER BRIDE
Edition: First printing.
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, (1993) dj. Hardcover first edition - True first edition. An "intricate and subversive novel" by this award-winning writer. This novel won the Trillium Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. 546 pp. ISBN: 0-77100821X.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (appears unread.)Book ID: 77080More details Price: $30.00
THE GOOD DOCTOR.
Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. ) Printed from the UK edition as an ARC for the first
London: Atlantic Books, (2003.). First edition - A bleak but fascinating short novel, the story of two contrasting characters in an almost deserted rural hospital in post-apartheid South Africa. Shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 2003 and awarded the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book from the Africa Region. Author Rian Malan states that "If there is a posterity, The Good Doctor will be seen as one of the great literary triumphs of South Africas transition, a novel that is in every way the equal of J. M. Coetzees Disgrace" while Christopher Hope calls it "a lovely, lethal, disturbing novel." 215 pp.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.Book ID: 57683More details Price: $20.00