Eve out of Her Ruins by Ananda Devi


‘An extraordinary novel, beautifully translated by Jeffrey Zuckerman.’ Natasha Soobramanien, author of Genie and Paul

010042013182849000000devi‘It could be a manifesto for reading translated fiction, and this stunning short novel is a perfect starting point.’ – Deborah Smith, Guardian (full review here)

‘Devi’s prose is both thoughtful and torrential in its force.’ – Le Monde

‘One of the major literary voices of the Indian Ocean.’ – PEN American Centre

‘Here is a truly great writer.’ – J. M. G. Le Clézio

Eve out of Her Ruins is a heartbreaking look at the dark corners of the island nation of Mauritius that tourists never see, and a poignant exploration of lives at the margins of society. Published in the UK for the first time, this celebrated novel won the 2006 Prix des cinq continents de la Francophonie.

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Weight 0.2 kg
Dimensions 18 x 12 x 1.5 cm