By Peter Morris

A younger guy arrives in Johannesburg from a village in northern Mozambique and is conscripted into one of many city’s oldest equipped crime syndicates. Joao Mucavinho quickly learns who quite runs this undesirable urban: who controls the money, the “kwash,” and the flip of the cube. however the urban is close to enormous alterations; it really is approximately to explode—and with all of it the goals, the lies, and the facility of the previous order. it's a time of violent loss of life, of survival, and a chance that in simple terms comes as soon as. Bad City is an African noir novel and an exhaustive anatomy of crime in a single of the world’s youngest and most deadly cities.

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