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Damon Galgut

About 
Damon Galgut is a novelist whose work has been published in twenty languages. He has thrice been shortlisted for the Booker Prize, most recently for The Promise,  and is a past winner of the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for the Africa region. His novel Arctic Summer  was awarded the  Sunday Times  Fiction Prize, and two films were made of his book The Quarry.  He lives and works in Cape Town.
 

Photograph credit: Marthinus Basson

Titles by this author

When Adam moves into the abandoned house on the dusty edge of town, he is hoping to recover from...

Lust in close confines, under a hot, empty sky, breeding dreams of murder: he sensed the...
Lust in close confines, under a hot, empty sky, breeding dreams of murder: he sensed the...
He came out of the grass at the side of the road and stood there without moving. His...
I was back in a white hospital bed, with a doctor sitting beside me. ‘Try to...
It’s a wild land, this. At the edges of the tamed space a dense wall of jungle...
Lust in close confines, under a hot, empty sky, breeding dreams of murder: he sensed the...