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5,0 sur 5 étoilesalways insightful and sprinkled with wonderful humor throughout
12 novembre 2017 - Publié sur Amazon.com
For someone who grew up and lived many years in Sudan, I can say the descriptive stories were authentic and totally relatable. At times touching, always insightful and sprinkled with wonderful humor throughout, I thoroughly enjoyed this read. It is a testament to the enduring qualities of the Sudanese people: kindness, wisdom, generosity and abundant hospitality, stemming foremost from their deep-rooted religious faith.
The book has just arrived and I have only been able to scan it a bit - wonderful. It is all I expected it to be - very readable, one can enjoy her experiences with her while in a comfortable chair. My husband however, wanted to read it first so I am patiently waiting my turn which I will enjoy slowly.
Transport yourself to sweltering heat. Touch your heart with sweet stories of connection, care and community. Climb caves back in time. Imagine the desert fruitful with greenery and wildlife. Turn everything you knew upside down and then back up again. Goldie took me to ecstaic, haunting, revealing and joyful places inside myself with her truth-telling stories. She had me with "I knew I had met my destiny, but I couldn’t quite say yes..."