None to Accompany Me

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A&C Black, Mar 15, 2012 - Fiction - 288 pages
11 Reviews
Set in South Africa, this is the story of Vera Stark, a lawyer and an independent mother of two, who works for the Legal Foundation representing blacks trying to reclaim land that was once theirs. As her country lurches towards majority rule, so she discovers a need to reconstruct her own life.
 

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User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

None to Accompany Me is about Vera Stark, a white woman lawyer, whom has given her life to helping blacks regain some of their ancestral land in post apartheid South Africa. She is not the most ... Read full review

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User Review  - Felicia - Goodreads

I am not interested in finishing this book right now. It has sat by my bed for way too long. It is definitely well written but I am not enjoying it. Read full review

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Contents

TRANSIT
33
ARRIVALS
229
A NOTE ON THE AUTHOR
325
Copyright

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About the author (2012)

Nadine Gordimer's many novels include The Conservationist, joint winner of the Booker Prize, Get A Life, Burger's Daughter, July's People, My Son's Story and The Pickup. Her collections of short stories include The Soft Voice of the Serpent, Something Out There, Jump, Loot and, most recently, Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black. She has also collected and edited Telling Tales, a story anthology published in fourteen languages whose royalties go to HIV/AIDS organisations. In 2010 her nonfiction writings were collected in Telling Times and a substantial selection of her stories was published in Life Times. Her most recent novel was No Time Like the Present, published in 2012. Nadine Gordimer was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991. She lived in South Africa until she died in 2014.

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