I’m maybe a little bit blown away.
The accompanying review, by Kimi Eisele, was so thoughtful and engaged, too:
Beukes, a South African novelist, propels the story forward with stolen cars, flying bullets and rest stops in quirky communities. […] Afterland becomes a fierce love story, one that maps the treacherous roads a mother will travel to protect her child.
Image creds, obviously, to Michelle Urra. Follow her on Instagram!