DAMON GALGUT is the author of nine novels. He won the Booker Prize 2021 for The Promise, having been shortlisted for the prize twice before (The Good Doctor and In A Strange Room). He lives and works in Cape Town
A masterpiece of a family in crisis from twice Booker-shortlisted author Damon Galgut: 'one of the world's great writers' (Edmund White) and 'the bold, fresh voice of South African fiction' (Observer)
It's third time lucky for Damon Galgut, who won the Booker Prize after being shortlisted twice before.