The Dao of Daniel

Lodewyk G. du Plessis, Michiel Heyns

ISBN:

9780624092537

Epub ISBN:

9780624092544

Publisher:

Tafelberg

Date Released:

December 2022

Price (incl. VAT):

R 375.00

Format:

Soft cover, 368pp


About this book:

Daan van der Walt, a Latin-quoting, God-fearing former Kalahari farmer, visits his estranged son in China. He soon finds himself on a difficult path (the Dao of the title) to come to terms with his feelings of remorse and guilt. He sets out to write his Historia, or confessions, in the form of letters to his deceased wife and imaginary observations to his beloved dog.

An astounding debut by an octogenarian author; the award winning Afrikaans novel was translated by Michiel Heyns.

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