Disgrace by J. M. CoetzeeDisgrace explores the downfall of one man and dramatizes with unforgettable, almost unbearable vividness the plight of South Africa - a country caught in the chaotic aftermath of the overthrow of Apartheid.
The Life and Times of Michael K by J. M. CoetzeeIn a South Africa torn by civil war, Michael K sets out to take his mother back to her rural home. On the way there she dies, leaving him alone in an anarchic world of brutal roving armies. Imprisoned, Michael is unable to bear confinement and escapes, determined to live with dignity. Life and Times of Michael K goes to the centre of human experience - the need for an...
Booker Prize Winners 1980-1990
Kazuo Ishiguro, Salman Rushdie, A.S. Byatt, Thomas KeneallyBook to Author, played 115 times.
Booker Prize Winners 1992-2002
Yann Martel, Michael Ondaatje, Arundhati Roy, Roddy DoyleBook to Author, played 110 times.
South African Authors
J. M. Coetzee, Bessie Head, André Brink, Nadine GordimerBook to Author, played 42 times.