"An outstanding achievment." --Nadine Gordimer"A major work of crystalline intensity." --Los Angeles Times"So purifying to the senses that one comes away feeling that one's eye has been sharpened, one's hearing vivified." --The New York Times Book Review
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About the Author
J.M. Coetzee’s work includes Waiting for the Barbarians
, The Life & Times of Michael K
, Boyhood: Scenes from Provincial Life
, and Disgrace
which won the Booker Prize, making him the first author to have won it twice.From the Hardcover edition.