An Unquiet Place (Paperback)


Hannah Harrison escapes her stalled life in Cape Town for a small-town bookshop in the Free State.

A concentration-camp journal from the South African War, found in a dusty box of old stock, reveals the life of Rachel Badenhorst, a young girl separated from her family and enduring the crushing hardship of war. Hannah becomes obsessed with finding out what happened to Rachel.

Coveting the young girl’s courage and endurance, she is compelled to uncover Rachel’s story, never thinking it will lead her to pick open the wounds of a local farmer and dig up old tragedies, unearthing grief that even the land has held on to for over a century.


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Hannah Harrison escapes her stalled life in Cape Town for a small-town bookshop in the Free State.

A concentration-camp journal from the South African War, found in a dusty box of old stock, reveals the life of Rachel Badenhorst, a young girl separated from her family and enduring the crushing hardship of war. Hannah becomes obsessed with finding out what happened to Rachel.

Coveting the young girl’s courage and endurance, she is compelled to uncover Rachel’s story, never thinking it will lead her to pick open the wounds of a local farmer and dig up old tragedies, unearthing grief that even the land has held on to for over a century.

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Product Details

General

Imprint

Umuzi

Country of origin

South Africa

Release date

August 2018

Availability

Expected to ship within 5 - 10 working days

Authors

Dimensions

234 x 153 x 28mm (L x W x T)

Format

Paperback - Trade

Pages

288

ISBN-13

978-1-4152-0962-2

Barcode

9781415209622

Categories

LSN

1-4152-0962-6



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