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Title FOOLS' GOLD : selected modjaji short stories
Published [Place of publication not identified] MODJAJI Books, 2019


Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Foreword -- Botswana Rain WAME MOLEFHE -- The Red Earth MEG VANDERMERWE -- The Thin Line ARJA SALAFRANCA -- Stains Like a Map JAYNE BAULING -- In the Spirit of McPhineas Lata LAURI KUBUITSILE -- Fool's Gold TINASHE CHIDYAUSIKU -- The Outsider ISABELLA MORRIS -- Heaven (or Something Like it) SARAH LOTZ -- Spying COLLEEN HIGGS -- Vicious Cycle RENEILWE MALATJI -- Prayers MAKHOSAZANA XABA -- The Chameleon House MELISSA DE VILLIERS -- Southbound SANDRA HILL -- Letter to Management JULIA MARTIN
The Dream of Cats is all about Mice ALEX SMITH -- The Fisherman JOLYN PHILLIPS -- The Good Housekeeping Magazine Quiz JO-ANN BEKKER -- Authors
Summary An anthology of selected short stories, all of which were previously published in an individual writer's collection or in either Stray or The Bed Book of Short Stories published by Modjaji Books. The authors include Sarah Lotz (internationally best selling author), Lauri Kubuitsile, Makhosazana Xaba, Meg Vandermerwe, Arja Salafranca, Wame Molefhe, Jolyn Phillips, Melissa de Villiers, Sandra Hill, Reneilwe Malatji, Jayne Bauling, Jo-Ann Bekker, Julia Martin, Isabella Morris, Alex Smith, Isabella Morris and Colleen Higgs. Several of the authors went on to win awards for their collections, see below, and one of the stories was shortlisted for the Caine Prize. Modjaji has a proud history of publishing debut short story collections that are successful in literary and sales terms. There are few other publishers who take the risk of publishing debut short story collections
Subject Women -- South Africa -- Fiction
Women -- Africa, Southern -- Fiction
Short stories, Southern African (English) -- Women authors
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South Africa
Southern Africa
Genre/Form Fiction
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781928215851