279pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2016) 2019
A novel about the relationship between two women, one black, one white, who are neighbours, and sworn enemies.
Shortlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award."Charged with beauty, precision, nuance, and hope. Yewande Omotoso is a stunning, essential voice." NoViolet Bulawayo, author of We Need New Names
Yewande Omotoso was born in Barbados, grew up in Nigeria, and moved to South Africa with her family in 1992. She lives in Johannesburg. She is the author of "Bom Boy". In 2012 she won the South African Literary Award for First-Time Published author.