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Home Remedies

ISBN 
9781415201442
Format 
Trade Paperback
Recommended Price 
R220.00
Published 
September 2012
About the book: 
Joanna Renfield’s life at The Fish Hoek Valley Museum of Natural History gets complicated when DNA testing links the museum’s only claim to fame – a twelve thousand-year-old skeleton nicknamed Fish Hoek Man – with Saartjie Baartman. The media goes wild, the museum has a makeover, and Joanna gets a new Struggle veteran boss. She is here to teach Joanna a lesson – only it’s not the one either expects.
 
Violence and tragedy lurk in this seaside town, and when Joanna’s world is shaken to its core, it is up to her to find her own brand of muti.
 
But how much of history is chance? And when does revenge become insanity?
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About the Author
Diane Awerbuck is a teacher. She is the author of Gardening at Night, winner of the Commonwealth Best First Book Award for Africa and the Caribbean, and Cabin Fever, a collection of short stories. Her doctorate, The Spirit and the Letter: Trauma, Warblogs
and the Public Sphere was published in 2012.

Photo credit: Justin Youens

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