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Malla Nunn

Malla Nunn was born in Swaziland, South Africa, and currently lives in Sydney, Australia. She is a filmmaker with three award-winning films to her credit and is currently at work on her next novel.
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PRESENT DARKNESS is the next book in the Emmanuel Cooper mystery series. Set in the corrupt, unforgiving world of apartheid South Africa, this series is one to “add to your global mystery passport.” — Entertainment Weekly.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Ubuntu: We are people through other people.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Lack of manners. General rudeness.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Every one of Charles Dickens villains are gems. Agatha Trunchbull in Dahl's "Matilda." Lucifer in the Good Book. Too many to list.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Honestly, really, the thing is...

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Walking through the African bush, the smell of fresh rain in the air.

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