By Paul Williams
Sizwe Bantu is the best African author of All Time – in line with Timothy Turner, failed educational and lover, who not just lives by means of Bantu’s phrases yet retains an immense rubber cockroach in homage to the author of the popular ‘cockroach stories’.
Inspired to commute to Bantu nation, Timothy takes up a place at a school close to where rumoured to be the reclusive writer’s place of abode within the misty Zululand hills. rather than drawing toward his resource of concept, Timothy is drawn right into a Machiavellian international of campus politics and suppressed desire.
As Timothy grapples with the secret surrounding Makaya, the educational he has changed, and the calls for of his scholars, relatively the sexy Tracey, he needs to confront his personal paranoia, prejudice and lack of confidence in a look for the stunning truth.
Cokcraco is an exciting, playful and witty novel that explores writing, id and politics.
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