Editorial Reviews. Review. ‘Hofmann’s publishers are still reeling from the success of her first Look inside this book. Reunion in Barsaloi by [Hofmann, Corinne]. 20 May Hofmann returns to Kenya 14 years after marrying a Masai warrior and giving birth to his child. 25 May Fourteen years after fleeing Kenya with her baby daughter, Corinne returned in the summer of to meet Lketinga and his family again in.
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REUNION IN BARSALOI by Corinne Hofmann , Peter Millar | Kirkus Reviews
Previous page of related Sponsored Products. The positive impact she’s had on the Masai community is impressive grocery stores have sprung up, after she opened the first one.
Speaking Up Gillian Triggs. This is the 3rd book in the series about Swiss woman Corinne Hofmann’s marriage to a Masai warrior. reunionn
Feedback If you need help or have a question for Customer Service, contact us. So I very much enjoyed this short tale of their reunion and what things are like nowadays in the land of the Samburu people. No trivia or quizzes yet. It basically de The author is rendered even more unattractive in this rambling, unfocussed account of her return to a village in Kenya where she lived with her husband and his family. Trivia About Reunion in Barsaloi. Aug 17, Dee-Ann rated it liked it Shelves: Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations.
An African Love Story. Sep 17, Abbey rated it liked it. What was incredibly disappointing was that her daughter didn’t go to Kenyan to see her father or family. Her second book, Back from Africa described her attempt to start a new life back in Switzerland, and Reunion in Barsoli about her return to Kenya where husband and wife are reunited, after 14 years are still riding high on the bestseller lists.
Very heart-war I really enjoyed this book Hopefully it will be possible for her daughter to travel and visit her family too. Lketinga, too, comes across more clearly than before. They were quite interesting books, but not very well-written and the focus was a bit unfocused.
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I really wish she could have worked with an editor to give the story the book it deserves, because the story is far superior to the writing. Nervous as she was, and uncertain as to how he would react on seeing her again, she found to her relief that she was welcomed unreservedly by all those who remembered her – by Lketinga, who still thought of her as his ‘wife number one’, by his brother, James, now a schoolteacher and especially by Lketinga’s mother, who had looked after Corinne with such care all those years before.
When her ex-husband’s brother explains what the family felt when she, a white stranger, arrived to live in their village, she seems for the first time to have seen things from the perspective of these African villagers.
I think I enjoyed the second book; Back from Africa the best. Nervous as she was, and uncertain as to how he would react on seeing her again, she found to her relief that she was welcomed unreservedly by all those who remembered her – by Lketinga, who still thought of her as his ‘wife number one’, by his brother, James, now a schoolteacher and especially by Lketinga’s mother, who had looked after Corinne with such care all those years before.
Love, Life, and Elephants: Refresh and try again. She travels back to the village where she lived and informs her readers of how Africa has changed during that short period of time.
I began with The White Massai. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Many goats were slaughtered in her honour.
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Welcoming the first and second time. Well it was quite a disappointment. Whatever You Do, Don’t Run: Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies. Get to Know Us. She also takes a behind the scenes look at her own movie. I enjoyed going back after 14 years to Kenya with this remarkable woman and experiencing yet again her travels and relationships with the people she learnt to love.
After reading the White Masai I searched for this follow up story for 3 years! Review quote ‘Hofmann’s publishers are still reeling from the success of her first book, The White Masai, which sold four million copies worldwide.
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My Maasai Life Robin Wiszowaty. I was almost as interested as This is the 3rd book in the series about Swiss woman Barsaaloi Hofmann’s marriage to a Masai warrior. Foreskin’s Lament Shalom Auslander. I’d like to see the film if I can ever find it. Next page of related Sponsored Products.