212pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2017
An Afrikaans novel about a man who seeks out casual sexual encounters as he travels around the world, until he is forced to confront himself and piece together his memories with the help of a psychotherapist.
Eben Venter was raised on a sheep farm in Eastern Cape, South Africa and moved to Australia in 1986. He has been awarded the W.A. Hofmeyr Prize for "Foxtrot van die Vleiseters" (1994), "Ek Stamel, Ek Sterwe" (1996) and "Begeerte" (2003). His 2009 novel, "Santa Gamka", was awarded the W.A. Hofmeyr Prize, the M-Net Prize and the ATKV Prize.