In the End Was the Word
Author: Jaba Zarkua
Year 2116, Damien Tsitsishvili, a founder of a new religion based on scientific premises is sentenced to death but his last wish to visit his father Zaza is ranted by the state. Damien travels into space to meet this man for the first and the last time ever. In his story we are introduced to a new era where peace became the most valuable item on market. While the new messiah is waiting to die, his father is to keep all the words he’s been told.
Jaba Zarkua’s latest novel is written as a long dialogue and it makes a smooth reading, without wish to pause or skipping.