Novel details complex reality of sex work

[caption id="attachment_198058" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Christia Visser, who won best actress for feature film, stars in 'Tess'[/caption]

Cape author Tracey Farren’s novel Tess – previously titled Whiplash – has been published as a movie tie-in edition to coincide with its recent big screen release in South Africa.

Whiplash was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Fiction Prize in 2009 and won a White Ribbon Award from Women Demand Dignity in 2008.

  • Tess is published by Modjaji Books and retails for around R250.