By Zakes Mda
Kristin gets menacing mobilephone calls and her house is invaded and vandalized—even her cat isn’t spared the threats—and the executive Justice of the Peace has no selection yet to assign a bodyguard to guard her. To Kristin’s consternation, safeguard safeguard Don Mateza strikes into her domestic and trails her in all places. This new association doesn’t go well with Don’s longtime female friend Tumi, a former version and winning businesswoman, who's rationale on turning Don right into a Black Diamond—a member of the rich new black South African center category. And Don quickly unearths that his new task has unforeseen problems that Tumi easily doesn't understand.
In Black Diamond, Mda tackles each achievable South African stereotype, skillfully turning them the other way up and exposing their ironies—often hilariously. this can be a shrewdpermanent, quirky novel, during which Mda captures the essence of latest existence in a fast-changing city world.
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Black Diamond (The Africa List) by Zakes Mda