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➳ [Reading] ➶ The Book of Negroes By Lawrence Hill ➩ – Weplayit.co Wonderfully writtenpopulated by vivid characters and rendered in fascinating detail—Nancy Kline New York Times Book ReviewKidnapped as a child from Africa Aminata Diallo is enslaved in South CarolinWonderfully writtenpopulated by vivid characters and rendered in fascinating detail—Nancy Kline New York Times Book ReviewKidnapped as a child from Africa Aminata Diallo is enslaved in South Carolina but escapes during the ch.

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PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä Hill is the author of ten books of fiction and non fiction In 2005 he won his first literary honour a National Magazine Award for the article “Is Africa’s Pain Black America’s Burden?” published in The Walrus His first two novels were Some Great Thing and Any Known Blood and his first non fiction work to attract national attention was the memoir Black Berry Sweet Juice On Being Black and Wh

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  1. Shannon (Giraffe Days) Shannon (Giraffe Days) says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDF International title Someone Knows My NameIt's 1802 and Aminata Diallo now an old woman sits down to write her life story at the reuest of the Abolitionists in London Abducted from her vi


  2. Dem Dem says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFSomeone knows my name is a compelling and fascinating account of one woman’s remarkable experiences that spans six decades and three continents as a slave from childhood through to her death I loved this book when I first read it in 2011 and really enjoyed re reading listening to this one as a buddy read with a friend A book that grabs your attention from page one The history of the Slave Trade in America is heartbreaking and real and this is one of those books that is chilling and unputdownable because it brings history to life for the reader and that is how historical fiction works so well for me The author paints a realistic but terrifying picture of a time and practice that that will have your emotions all over the place as you read of the horrendous atrocities of slavery in


  3. Elyse Walters Elyse Walters says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFUPDATE 199 Kindle special today It's soooooooo GOOD Lisi my best friend since Jr High School Thank you for last


  4. Rowena Rowena says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFThis is definitely the best book I read in 2011 and one I will remember for a long time Aminata Diallo is such a powerful character a woman who had to deal with so much in her life but came out with a small victory in the end Slavery is something we all know about but it's very rare we really think about what the slaves went through and how they were forced to adopt to a new culture and life separated from their family and homelandLawrence Hill did exceptional work on this book


  5. Giselle Giselle says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFAbducted by slave traders as a young child Aminata is a survivor She is taken so far from home that her ultimate vow is to get back This is her powerful story that will make you laugh tear and jump for joy all at the same time Powerful Moving Memorable The Book of Negroes will stay with you long after you have read itI couldn't put this one down I know it seems like such a daunting read and the font is tiny but trust me you'll fly through this There are times it's heart breaking so I had to pause and not re


  6. Bill Bill says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFMy expectations were set really high for this one It sat proudly at the top of my to read pile with an imposing 440 average across close to 1400 ratingsNow I'm not one of those dinks who look to read popular novels see Da Vinci Code pinheads just so they can turn their haughty noses up on them and knock down averages but I'm afraid my rating will knock this average down just a notch Not because I'm a pinhead but becauseThe Book of Negroes lacks what I need in a novelTime and again when I read these types of novels I can't help but hold them up to the bars that were raised by Rohinton Mistry's A Fine Balance or Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns Particularly A Fine Balance That novel tore my heart apart Mistry had developed those characters so well that with every turmoil or setback they came up against I hu


  7. Adira Adira says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFEVERYBODY PLEASE READ THIS BOOK NOWI felt a whole range of emotions when reading this book I can't even form a complete review to give Hill's novel justice However I will say that this is the type of book that demands to be read and importantly to reach a vast readership It demands that you sit down and put your WHOLE heart into reading this novel I say this because this story doesn't fully release the reader until they have hit the very last page and felt every emotion one could ever think to feel and even then Hill's writing grips you and won't let you rest In short this book reuires a lot out of its readersCase in point when I read this book it begged me as a reade


  8. Em Lost In Books Em Lost In Books says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFBlame is on me I expected a lot from this story but it didn't meet them so I am a wee bit disappointed


  9. Marisa Marisa says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFMy family is anti conditions of blacks in the American south type of literature I was taught to avoid being one of those black people who obsess over slavery and focus on our future Being born in Canada and growing up in an East AfricanWest Indian family there was a belief that the American slave experience was somehow not our experience With that said the only reason I read this book is because the author is from Canada Shallow but true The story is told in retrospect through the eyes of the main character Aminata Her character is complex She is a strong woman yet she worries about her appearance and acceptance at times she uestions herself she feels tenderness for her loved ones she feels fear and sa


  10. Dorie - Cats&Books :) Dorie - Cats&Books :) says:

    PDF/EPUB Lawrence Hill ä The Book of Negroes PDF/EPUB Ü The Book Epub / ä book kindle, negroes epub, The Book book, The Book of Negroes PDFI loved this book from the beginning Read it for book club and so glad I did The novel tells the story of a young girl stolen from her village in Africa to be sold into slavery As an old woman she is recounting the story of her life This is where our story beginsAminata is sold to several masters and then finally gains her freedom She is part of a large exodus from the US by the British who had promised them freedom if they fought for the British or helped them in any way during the revolutionary war They are taken to Nova Scotia only to once again encounter prejudice and no jobs land or opportunity to form a good lifeEventually they are offered a trip back to Africa to found a new colony She takes this opportunity and tries to find her home village She goes through many trials and hardships but always hangs on to her true self she is finally rewarded with passage to London and an opportunity to tell her storyI would highly recommend this book it is very we


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