By Zakes Mda
Kristin gets menacing cellphone 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 far and wide. This new association doesn’t swimsuit Don’s longtime female friend Tumi, a former version and winning businesswoman, who's purpose on turning Don right into a Black Diamond—a member of the rich new black South African center classification. And Don quickly unearths that his new project has unforeseen issues that Tumi easily doesn't understand.
In Black Diamond, Mda tackles each plausible South African stereotype, skillfully turning them the wrong way up and exposing their ironies—often hilariously. this can be a shrewdpermanent, quirky novel, during which Mda captures the essence of up to date lifestyles in a fast-changing city world.
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