WorldCat Identities

Stubbs, Luke

Overview
Works: 10 works in 18 publications in 1 language and 157 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Dystopias  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Dystopian fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PT6592.32.E465, 839.3636
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Luke Stubbs
Trencherman by Eben Venter( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One rainy night in Australia, Marlouw's sister phones with the request that he fetch her son 'from that bloody country'. And Marlouw, with his club foot and hardened spirit, believes it is his fate to carry out this instruction. Drenched in sweat after an ominous flight, his exodus takes him through a South Africa where poverty is rife, infrastructure has collapsed, AIDS has become widespread, and corruption reigns. He is told: 'the whites who've stayed on, stay because they're not able to leave'. Yet still he journeys deeper into the unknown — past the suffering masses alongside the road to the outer darkness of the rural areas. There are rumours that Koert is on the old family farm, now in the possession of the family's former workers. That there, guarded and isolated, he has built himself a powerful empire as the King of Meat. Ouplaas now nominally belongs to the black families who once provided its staff, but is effectively 'ruled' by the ominous, unseen Koert, who, it becomes clear, is the 'trencherman' of the title. (The term refers to someone with a large appetite, but also to a parasitic creature.) Here, on Ouplaas, at the end of Marlouw's terrible journey, the heart of terror is cut open …
Ek stamel ek sterwe by Eben Venter( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Zuidafrikaanse emigrant in Australië blijkt na verloop van tijd ongeneeslijk ziek te zijn
Ongenagama : the child with no name by Jan Van Tonder( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating My beautiful death : we speak to Riana Barnard, Eben Venter, Luke Stubbs and Lynda Gilfillan by Luke Stubbs( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

100 things you don't wanna know about death's acre : inside the legendary forensic lab the body by Luke Stubbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

10 000 pigs can't be wrong : unexpected reviews nevermore by Luke Stubbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

100 facts about shadow kiss : a vampire academy novel by Luke Stubbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

100 statements about ryan mclaren to make you hate the internet by Luke Stubbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

10 000 pigs can't be wrong : unexpected reviews anything you want by Luke Stubbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shakespeare would cry : 100 mere mortal reviews of no god but god by Luke Stubbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.74 (from 0.72 for Trencherma ... to 0.97 for Creating M ...)

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Languages
English (16)