"One of our most powerful, important and psychologically insightful novelists"
“I am a woman built upon the wreckage of myself.”
In an emotionally raw voice alive with grief, compassion, and startling humor, a woman mourns the loss of her husband and son at the hands of one of history’s most notorious criminals.
“A haunting work of art” – Newsweek“
A mesmerizing tour de force” – Washington Post“
Stunning” – New York Times
INCENDIARY won the 2006 Somerset Maugham Award, was shortlisted for the 2006 Commonwealth Writers Prize, won the United States Book-of-the-Month Club’s First Fiction award 2005 and won the Prix Spécial du Jury at the French Prix des Lecteurs 2007.
‘Incendiary’ is an international bestseller, published in 20 countries.