And the Ass Saw the Angel is being re-released
Saturday, 09 May 2009

ImageCompelling and astonishing, Nick  Cave's acclaimed first novel, And the Ass Saw the Angel is a fantastic journey into a world of Gothic tragedy.  From June 29 it is available as a Popular Penguin. See more at www.popularpenguins.com

Outcast and mute, Euchrid Eucrow of Ukulore inhabits a nightmarish Southern valley of preachers, incest and ignorance. When the God-fearing folk of the town declare a foundling child to be chosen by the Almighty, Euchrid is disturbed. He sees her very differently, and his conviction, and increasing isolation and insanity, may have terrible consequences for them both . . .