South African Trade Publisher of the Year 2016 & 2017

Search for your favourite author or book

The Diving

ISBN 
9780143538677
Format 
Trade Paperback
Recommended Price 
R240.00
Published 
April 2014
About the book: 

Popular columnist Helen Walne tells of her tortuous relationship with her brother, Richard, who couldn't resist the lure of death. Beautifully told, it is an achingly personal account of the inner turmoil of those who are left behind after a loved one's suicide, and of dealing with grief, fear, isolation and depression. But it also tells of hope, recovery and learning to live without the person who has left them.

The Diving demystifies the taboos surrounding a topic that little is spoken, let alone written, about. This moving, sometimes amusing book is the story of letting go of the hand wilfully sliding beneath the surface.

Other titles by this author 

Others also viewed

Kleinboer woon steeds in rowwe Yeoville naby Johannesburg se middestad. Hy is verknog aan sy erf...
Following the death of a man they barely knew, four elderly friends decide to make the most of...
On 16 August 2012, a contingent of the South African Police Service opened fire with R5 assault...
‘The book goes beyond being a narrative of forbidden love. It’s a potent alchemy, a...