Maverick (2nd Edition) by Lauren Beukes

05 Oct 2015

Maverick: Extraordinary Women from South Africa’s Past (2nd Edition) by Lauren Beukes and Nechama Brodie

From Africa’s first black movie star to a stylish commie revolutionary, showgirls and soccer stars, writers and poets, activists, artists, a pop princess, a prophetess and a cold-blooded killer, Maverick explores the riveting, true tales of women who broke with convention. Updated, expanded, and now with photographs, this edition of Lauren Beukes’s first book casts light onto the fascinating lives of some of South Africa’s most famous – and notorious – women.

About the author

Lauren Beukes is the award-winning, bestselling author of Zoo City, Moxyland, The Shining Girls and Broken Monsters. Her books have been translated into 26 languages and optioned for film and tv.

Date of Publication: October 2015
ISBN: 9781415207543
Publisher: Umuzi