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Abel se ontwaking | Crime & Thriller

Chris Karsten

Human & Rousseau

ATKV Prize for Prose (2011)
ATKV Prize for Suspense Literature (2011)

Book one of a trilogy.

Abel still lives on the smallholding outside Johannesburg, where he spent most of his life with his disturbed mother. Here he harvests and treats the skins of small animals which he trades for the authentic African and South American masks and tsantsas sold in his gallery in the city. For his fiftieth birthday he has special plans. He wants a new face for himself, one for special occasions.

And he is on the lookout for specific tattoos for the covers of his Cosmic Journals.

Inspector Ella Neser’s first body is that of a young woman with a piece of skin missing from her shoulder.

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Abel se ontwaking | Crime & Thriller

Author: Chris Karsten
Category: Crime & Thriller
ISBN: 9780798151306
Date Released: 10 July 2010
Price (incl. VAT): R 260.00
Format: Soft cover, 352pp

About this author

Chris Karsten

Chris Karsten was born on 9 November 1947 in Morgenzon in Mpumalanga. He matriculated at Hoogenhout High School in Bethal and completed a BA degree in Afrikaans...