Stralerjakkers | Fiction
Leon van Nierop
Stralerjakkers was a phenomenally successful serial, keeping half a million listeners glued to their radios. Now, by popular demand, Leon van Nierop has written a novel based on these 1 368 half-hour episodes, focusing on the culture shock that ensues when poor little rich boy Tiaan Reyneke, fresh from prison after serving time for a crime he did not commit, takes up lodging in soup kitchen auntie Girly Lubbe’s boarding house in Newlands, Johannesburg. A story bursting with drama and humour.