256 pp., paperback, Cape Town, (2011) 2019
A new novel by poet and novelist Finuala Dowling. Her first poetry collection, "I Flying", won the Ingrid Jonker Prize. Her second collection, "Doo-Wop Girls of the Universe", was joint winner of the Sanlam Prize for Poetry, and her third, "Notes from the Dementia Ward", won the Olive Schreiner Prize. She also the author of two previous novels, "What Poets Need" and "Flyleaf".