Tag: François Sommer Literary Prize

  • Henrietta Rose-Innes on winning the Francoise Sommer Literary Prize

    Henrietta Rose-Innes on winning the Francoise Sommer Literary Prize

    Author Henrietta Rose-Innes is a South African with four books to her credit. The first two of her books Shark’s Egg (2001) and The Rock Alphabet (2004) were published by Kwela Books. On her debut novel, Shark’s Egg J.M. Coetzee had this to say, “Henrietta Rose-Innes writes an admirably taut, clean prose. Shark’s Egg is…