It’s difficult to decide what is best about Malla Nunn’s most recent novel, Blessed are the Dead. The setting is…
South Africa, 1952. Detective Sergeant Emmanuel Cooper is sent to investigate the murder of Afrikaner police officer Captain Willem Pretorius…
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