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Madibaland Online Literary Festival: Irna van Zyl

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Irna van Zyl’s third crime novel, Blood Stone, translated from the Afrikaans, Bloesteen, was published by Penguin in March this year to high acclaim.

Her debut crime novel, Dead in the Water (Moordvis in Afrikaans) was published in 2016, followed by Death Cup (Gifbeker in Afrikaans) in 2018.

Before Irna started writing full time three years ago she was an executive director and co-founder of a content marketing agency, New Media, owner of Eat Out and Visi with, at the time, clients such as Woolworths, Mercedes, Sanlam and FNB.