'Ernest was another outsider, who failed to properly understand the rules, who talked too much.' Set in Nairobi in 1953 onwards, this is a coming-of-age story of a young boy and his friendship with his father's black chauffeur. As racial tension escalates in the country, loyalties are divided and tensions rise.
Jeremy Gavron worked as a journalist in Africa and India, and spent two years as a writer-in-residence in a prison. He is the author of the critically-acclaimed MOON