|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Open Books|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $16.95|
| Book Description: |
"The writing is beautiful and the characterisation tender, funny and satisfyingly voyeuristic."-Hannah Eaton, author of Naming Monsters
Mameluke Bath is the bizarre story of Christie Smithkin, a 39-year-old misfit, misanthrope and virgin, who lives in the nightmarish English city of St Pauly.
Friendless, paranoid, and lacking the funds she needs for the completion of her PhD thesis, mixed-race Christie's only hope lies in a new 'asylum-seeker...