Mimosa Front Cover

Paperback / softback
ISBN: 9780889222540
Pages: 320
Pub. Date: January 1 1988
Dimensions: 9" x 6" x 0.9375"
Rights: Available: WORLD
Fiction / FIC014080

  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / World Literature / Africa / General
  • FICTION / Historical / 20th Century / General

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By Bill Schermbrucker

An authentic recreation of an extraordinary life set against the turbulent background of colonial Africa. Schermbrucker’s enigmatic prose creates a sweeping historical saga from Cairo to the Cape.

Mimosa is Bill Schermbrucker’s second published work of fiction. His first book Chameleon was published by Talonbooks to high critical acclaim.

Winner 1989 BC Book Prize: Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize