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Die kind uit die wingerd | Fiction

Helene de Kock

Human & Rousseau

One Sunday afternoon in the fall of 1918, a three-year old comes walking through the Vredenhoek vineyard into the Erasmus family’s inner circle. Nobody recognises the child and the infant can’t say where he comes from. Those who know don't want to tell, and so it remains for the next twenty years. Laurens yearns to know his true identity – for how can you be someone if you don't know where you came from? Not even the neighbour's daughter, Carijn den Hagen, his confidante and best friend, can help him with his quest.

Then World War II changes everything. For some it is the end. For others, a doorway to their past.

An engaging relationship novel with a close-knit historical plot. Written by the author of Somersneeu (short-listed for the ATKV romance prize, 2010), Debora en seuns and Debora gaan huis toe (short-listed for the ATKV romance prize, 2018). 

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Die kind uit die wingerd | Fiction

Author: Helene de Kock
Category: Fiction
ISBN: 9780798179096
Date Released: 19 July 2019
Price (incl. VAT): R 310.00
Format: Soft cover, 368pp

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Helene de Kock

Helene de Kock lives in Pretoria. She is married to Dr Jos de Kock and they have three children, Jaco, Herman, and Sylvia. Jaco passed away a few years ago....