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I ordered this book based on the TV Series.
I thoroughly, enjoyed every page as it was detailed with truthful history of what life was like for slaves.
Just a fascinating story, much better than the mini series on TV. It just amazes me that human beings could be so cruel to the people of Africa. What actually was in their hearts? Read morePublished 8 days ago by Truus Brussee-Decock
CBV just finished showing the miniseries based on the book, and I enjoyed it so much that I knew I had to find the book. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Amazon Customer
Not as good as I had hoped it would be -- took to skimming towards the end.Published 11 days ago by Catherine D
This does an excellent job concerning the history of U.S. slavery. Lawrence Hill is a truly gifted writer.Published 18 days ago by Amazon Customer
What a profound look back on history. Although the book was fiction. HILL DID an amazing job of high lighting what it looked like for a black woman of that era.Published 1 month ago by KJ
This novel deserved better writing. Where was the editor? The style is so simple as to be boring. In addition, there are aspects to the story which are difficult to believe. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Ms. Mew
An amazing, "can't put it down" book. An African woman, Aminata, was seized as a slave at 11 years old and shipped to South Carolina. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jennifer Craig