Alice attended an interview for the position of junior nurse, grade 4. Alice is no ordinary applicant. It is only a few weeks since her release from Borstal. She has returned to her childhood home in the French Colony, where her father continues his work as chief janitor and part-time healer. It seems she has inherited his gift.
Mohammed Hanif est né au Pakistan et il a fait carrière comme pilote dans l'armée de l'air pakistanaise. Il devient ensuite journaliste, signe des articles dans le New York Times, le Washington Post et le Guardian.