This huge number of tales by way of the inimitable Nataniël will make a fantastic Christmas present for any of his fanatics! His distinct voice and elegance, his quirky and sharp humour, his empathy for the outcast and outsider, make him an enormous voice in our society. the gathering comprises just about all his tales (English and Afrikaans) from his older books that are now out of print (Oopmond, Rubber, Maria Maria, Tuesday, Kaalkop², while I was), in addition to 10 new stories.
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