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[Download] ➹ Softness of the Lime Author Maxine Case – Fobi-lieser.de 1782 In the bustling settlement at the Cape of Good Hope traders politicians farmers and fortune seekers compete for goods land and power It is here that Geert Baardwijk a wealthy Dutch heir finds him1782 In the bustling settlement at the Cape of Good Hope traders politicians farmers and fortune seekers compete for goods land and power It is here that Geert Baardwijk a wealthy Dutch heir finds himself drawn to Lena a young slave he has inherited from his fatherBartered and sold into slavery as a child Lena pines.

For the Madagascan highlands from within the cloistered confines of her master’s townhouse When Geert marries a woman from the upper strata of Cape society to preserve his wealth and status he is forced to confront his own responsibilities and failings as well as the true meaning of love and fatherhoodSpanning th.

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PDF Maxine Case ☆ Softness of the Lime PDF/EPUB Ó Softness of Kindle - ☆ Maxine Case made her literary debut with All We Have Left Unsaid a work that was awarded the 2007 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best First Book Africa and in the same year was the joint winner of the Herman Charles Bosman Prize Her most recent book Papwa Golf’s Lost Legend was shortlisted for the 2016 Alan Paton Award A fellow of the Ford Foundation’s International Fellowship Program s

5 thoughts on “Softness of the Lime

  1. Kim Kim says:

    PDF Maxine Case ☆ Softness of the Lime PDF/EPUB Ó Softness of Kindle - ☆ softness pdf, lime book, Softness of epub, Softness of the Lime ePUBI LOVED this book It spans decades and tells the stories of a Dutch settler in the Cape in the 18th Century and one of his slaves Lena Geert Baardwijk is a rich man living the relatively easy life the Dutch had in the Cape Lena is a young woman sold into slavery by the chief of her village in Madagascar We are led to their interactions through the telling of their individual stories I loved this part of the book because so few of us are aware of the


  2. Jude Jude says:

    PDF Maxine Case ☆ Softness of the Lime PDF/EPUB Ó Softness of Kindle - ☆ softness pdf, lime book, Softness of epub, Softness of the Lime ePUBI gave this book just two stars because it was the opposite of absorbing or gripping I really wanted to like it especially after I attended an event which included an interview with the author The Madagascar connection also appealed to me given that I lived there for a couple of years But the book was disappointing It reads like a history of the Cape in the late eighteenth century told through the eyes of Geert the main character interspersed with the story of Lena and her experiences as a young girl in Madagascar before being sold as a slave in the Cape The characters never develop or ripen Lena keeps her thoughts to herself and


  3. Jmsinessex Jmsinessex says:

    PDF Maxine Case ☆ Softness of the Lime PDF/EPUB Ó Softness of Kindle - ☆ softness pdf, lime book, Softness of epub, Softness of the Lime ePUBDefinitely not my cup of tea I always have trouble with books whose lead characters are unappealing and in this case thinly drawn to boot This story is meant to be the imagined history of the author’s ancestors a Dutch man Geert and a black slave Lena and I became distracted wondering why she would imagine her great great ?


  4. Suzan Suzan says:

    PDF Maxine Case ☆ Softness of the Lime PDF/EPUB Ó Softness of Kindle - ☆ softness pdf, lime book, Softness of epub, Softness of the Lime ePUBAn interesting book with well shaped characters I read this book while sick in a motel in Madagascar it was interesting to read the parts set in this country and notice how life has changed and yet stayed the same outside my door Afterwards I spoke to my tour guide about the history of slavery in Madagascar which he said is not really discussed and was not taught to him at school level I’m glad this book touches a bit on this history


  5. Lize Payton Lize Payton says:

    PDF Maxine Case ☆ Softness of the Lime PDF/EPUB Ó Softness of Kindle - ☆ softness pdf, lime book, Softness of epub, Softness of the Lime ePUBI struggled a bit to get into this book and follow the storyline It includes extensive details with regards to living in Cape Town Western Cape from middle 1700 which I found interesting It is a touching book on slavery freedom unfairness governance and love


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