Trim size: 230 x 150mm
Page count: 308 pages
Imagery: Black & white photographs
Genre: Crime Thriller
Date of publication: May 2013
A young man arrives in Jo’burg from a village in northern Mozambique and is conscripted into one of the city’s oldest organised crime syndicates.
Joao Mucavinho soon learns who really runs this bad city: who controls the money, the
The city is on the brink of monumental changes: it is about to explode – and with it all the dreams, the lies and the power of the old order.
It is a time of violent death, of survival, and an opportunity that only comes once.
Bad City is an African novel that is