Books by Lewis DeSoto

A BLADE OF GRASS by Lewis DeSoto
Released: Sept. 19, 2003

"First-novelist DeSoto does not allow the wretched Märit even an epiphany as he piles on with a vengeance. A dreary tale of plunder and loss, uninflected by humor or nuance."
A ponderous debut details the Job-like sufferings of two young women (one black, one white) on a farm in apartheid South Africa of the 1970s. Read full book review >