By Lucia Mann
The grief of the newly captured slaves was once overpowered in simple terms by way of the lecherous brutality in their master.
From a humble Tswanas kraal to a luxurious South African property, you may be captivated by way of Lucia Mann’s interweaving tales of loss, cruelty, braveness, and hope.
This multigenerational story takes one on a trip that begins with an encircling rope web; progresses to a dirty, stifling slave send; and ends at a wealthy slave property the place unthinkable acts happen. The thorny historical past of the birthplace of slavery involves lifestyles with unforgettable characters craving for liberty, which means, and … justice!
About the Author
Lucia Mann is a former British journalist and the writer of 3 earlier African-set novels dedicated to slavery and racial prejudice: Beside an Ocean of Sorrow, Rented Silence (CBC ebook Award winner), and Africa’s Unfinished Symphony. Born in British Colonial South Africa within the wake of WWII, Mann observed and felt firsthand the soreness and affliction of these who have been handled as inferior end result of the colour in their skin.
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A Veil of Blood Hangs Over Africa: The Birthplace of Slavery by Lucia Mann