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Counting Teeth: A Namibian Story

An account of a trip to Namibia with my nineteen-year-old daughter. For me, it is a return to the country of my birth; for Sinead, it is about discovering a new country and an ancestral home.

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“A rich and fascinating tale.”

— Esi Edugyan, author of Half-Blood Blues

“Impeccably researched and written with palpable affection, Peter Midgley’s Counting Teeth: A Namibian Story reveals how the history of a nation can also be the narrative of a human heart.”

— Marcello Di Cintio, author Walls: Travels Along the Barricades

Counting Teeth: A Namibian Story will be available in September. Pre-order copies directly from the publishers, Wolsak & Wynn.