Pregnant, newly married, and living with her in-laws, Lily Austin writes a play about famed nineteenth-century British explorer Mary Kingsley and finds inspiration in her subject's writings, which include a cache of letters written to an unnamed woman of the future.
Praise for this book
"One of America's finest writers... Hello to the Cannibals is a wise, brilliant, expansive novel, a fiercely original love story as big as the world." - Lee Smith
Used availability for Richard Bausch's Hello to the Cannibals
August 2002 : USA Hardback
September 2003 : USA Paperback
October 2009 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition