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Voetstoots

ISBN 
9781776095247
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R290.00
Published 
October 2020
About the book: 
Voetstoots  is ’n bontgejaste keur uit sestien jaar van Annelie se koerantrubrieke. Die temas is so wyd soos die Heer se genade. Rakende aan die torings van Babel wat ons bou.’n Begrafnisbrief uit Holland. ’n Boer wat sy plaashek vir oulaas sluit. Die boks langspeelplate in die gryse se waenhuis. Die smart om ’n kind te begrawe. ’n Glips met bensien in die tamatieslaai. ’n Sywurmhart wat sy in haar Bybel bêre. Mense sonder ’n woord van eer.’ n Eensame oom wie se hondjie op ’n sypaadjie doodgebyt is. ’n Lys van moets en moenies vir dames uit 1944. ’n Boks papsakwyn wat suur geword het.
 
Dis lag, huil, kwaadword, nostalgie, deernis, onbegrip en lewenswette saamgeryg in ’n kleurvolle lappieskombers. En Annelie is bedrewe met die rygnaald.
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About the Author

Annelie Botes is based in the Eastern Cape and writes in both English and Afrikaans. She is the author of a number of works, some of which have been translated into foreign languages. Riddle Child was published in August 2003, and the Afrikaans version of Riddle Child, Raaiselkind, has been prescribed as a setwork at schools in the Western Cape. 

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