His first novel, red earth and Pouring Rain (1995), won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for best first book.
This red earth lay also in heaps under lateral crevices, through which it seemed to have been washed down from above.
It is usually a rather dark-coloured stone, or a soft, red earth.
The volcanic blocks of red earth looked strange-hued in the moonlight.
Adam means "red earth," from which the first man was formed.
He led me outside of the village to some deep and narrow clefts in the red earth, from which a rivulet was issuing.
Below Posadas the river leaves the region of hills and red earth.
When he had finished, he took a kind of red earth and painted the eastern half of the house red on the outside.
They are both faced with red earth and are of little elevation.
These are huge ant-hills raised by the ants in the red earth.
a type of leached and claylike red soil containing oxidized iron and found in tropical areas
Further research to compare effects of conventional and zero tillage on red earth soil is planned at the Mulga View trial site.