IS A MAJOR, MAJOR TALENT
– George RR Martin
Lauren Beukes is the award-winning and internationally best-selling South African author of The Shining Girls, Zoo City and Afterland, among other works. Her novels have been published in 24 countries and are being adapted for film and TV. She’s also a comics writer, screenwriter, journalist and documentary maker.
PopSugar threw up a list of 35 must-read books by women for 2020 and Afterland is number 1. I love how they really got the heart of the book, which is all about the family relationships. Here’s what they had to say: Given the eerily prescient plot of Lauren Beukes’s Afterland, some readers may be […]