Books by Ingrid Winterbach

THE ELUSIVE MOTH by Ingrid Winterbach
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 20, 2014

"Heavy-handed and belabored, the novel carries its own thematic burdens on its back."
Twenty years after this novel earned acclaim and prizes in Winterbach's (The Book of Happenstance, 2011, etc.) native South Africa, it receives its first American publication, in translation from Afrikaans. Read full book review >
THE BOOK OF HAPPENSTANCE by Ingrid Winterbach
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 14, 2011

"A stealth gem, Winterbach's (To Hell with Cronjé, 2010) captivating book offers up a fascinating heroine, made all the more so for her lack of so-called endearing qualities. This is a challenging portrait of an artist that defies easy categorization."
A quirky South African lexicographer is forced to rethink her past and future after falling victim to a most unusual crime. Read full book review >