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S&H Publishing
High Quality Fiction for the Contemporary Woman
Intelligent, curious, imaginative, and willing to learn and explore. Not defined by genre or age, she is practical one moment, dreaming the next, searching for answers on one hand and moving forward with confidence on the other.
S&H Publishing
High Quality Fiction for the Contemporary Woman
Intelligent, curious, imaginative, and willing to learn and explore. Not defined by genre or age, she is practical one moment, dreaming the next, searching for answers on one hand and moving forward with confidence on the other.
belongingtoafrica

Belonging in Africa

Jo Alkemade

Drama International New Adult Women

Sara’s Story of Love and Longing

Sam and Sara fall in love assuming the difference in skin color won't matter, but painful prejudices from their own families is only the start of the ordeals they face.

Jo Alkemade brings intimate memories of 1970s Kenya to life with her layered and descriptive writing. Readers who have never set foot in Africa will feel instantly at home in the book.

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Nairobi, Kenya 1978

When Sara and Sam fall in love, they presume Sara's white European skin and Sam's black African skin will not be of interest in 1978 Nairobi, the cosmopolitan and free-thinking capital of Kenya where they both live. They are wrong. Soon they face painful prejudices from their own families, as well as the outside world. They also slowly realize that unexpected deep-rooted differences exist between them...And this is only the start of the ordeals Sam and Sara must overcome.

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Jo Alkemade (Author)

Jo has never been able to commit to one place longer than a handful of years. Jo currently divides her time between the Netherlands and the USA. She unites with her husband as often as the stars align. Their four sons are grown and traveling their own paths.
Jo continues to be emotionally attached to Kenya, and visits whenever she can.

Learn more about Jo Alkemade.

Published  
March 15, 2016
288 pages
6 x 9 inches