(From the publisher):
In a south Africa turned by war, Michael K. sets out to take his ailing mother back to her rural home. On the way there she dies, leaving him alone in an anarchic world of brutal roving armies. Imprisoned, Michael is unable to bear confinement and escapes, determined to live with dignity.
(from the publisher)
Original title: Life and Times of Michael K
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Literary Fiction/classics