Alex Smith is the award-winning author of five novels.
Algeria's Way, Drinking from the Dragon's Well, Four Drunk Beauties and Devilskein & Dearlove are published by Random House (Umuzi) and Agency Blue was published by Tafelberg.
Drinking from the Dragon's Well was long-listed for the Sunday Times Alan Paton Award. Agency Blue won a Sanlam Youth Literature Award. Four Drunk Beauties won the Nielsen Booksellers' choice award and Devilskein & Dearlove is nominated for the 2015 CILIP Carnegie Medal in the UK. (Watch a trailer for the novel here.)