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Life and times of Michael K.

Author: J M Coetzee
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1996.
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First published in 1983 and winner of the Booker Prize. Set in a turbulent South Africa, a young gardener decides to take his mother away from the violence towards a new life in the abandoned  Read more...


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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J M Coetzee
ISBN: 0140074481 9780140074482
OCLC Number: 60283570
Notes: Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 1983.
Awards: Winner of Man Booker Prize for Fiction.
Winner of Nobel Prize in Literature.
Description: 1 volume


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"An outstanding achievment." -Nadine Gordimer"A major work of crystalline intensity." -Los Angeles Times"So purifying to the senses that one comes away feeling that one's eye has been sharpened, Read more...

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