Award-winning South African writer Fiona Snyckers has just released her 8th novel titled ‘The School Gates’.

The witty and highly relatable read flips open the gates of South African private schools. It lays bare some of the ins and outs that are only addressed behind closed doors.

Fiona leads us into the world of the main character, Ella Burchell, as she frees herself from a toxic relationship by relocating to the KwaZulu Natal in hopes of rebuilding her life as a ballet dance teacher.

SABC news speaks to author Fiona Snyckers

 

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