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Lydia, a single mother, dates an ex-con and struggles to make ends meet. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl. But miracles happen, and one of them was that a feisty Scottish army officer was put in charge of a fabulous tract of that malaria-ridden bushveld. With only a few months to live, he has been medically paroled to a nursing home after spending thirty years in prison for the crimes of rape and murder. Noah began his career as an actor, presenter, and comedian in his native South Africa. I expected something more, not instant wisdoms and stories about idiots. Gashes and concussions, even burns from explosions, were all treated at home with herbalism.
With him being a comedian, I can't help but compare this book to Kevin Hart's I Can't Make This Up. He was a great wit and his best stories are those about the simple folk of a young nation in what was then the Western Transvaal something like Oklahoma, or Tennessee, in the bushveld. From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires, Sapiens integrates history and science to reconsider accepted narratives, connect past developments with contemporary concerns, and examine specific events within the context of larger ideas. Put them together and you have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the importance of believing in yourself since Old Yeller. She knows that many women have been taught to define themselves in light of other people - whether as wife, mother, daughter, or employee.
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Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches. His task is to interview a stranger and write a brief biography of the person. I will be the first to place my order. I suppose we had to include at least one Nobel prize winner on our list. Now it's Sir Anthony to you and me.
Don't get me wrong, I enjoyed Trevor's standup stages very much. In later chapters Noah comes across as a total jerk and some of the images he conjures up turned my stomach. The insight into Apartheid kept me engaged for awhile but by mid book the narrative breaks down and it's just a mishmash of stories about a hell raising kid who wrecks havoc and has no problem with it nor does his mother who has high standards for her son's actions except when they effect white peoples property or animals 51 of 59 people found this review helpful Just another celebrity boasting about being poor It's not completely boring and you will learn a bit about South Africa. But Kya is not what they say. A big thank you to you and your team for including all the areas that was requested and helping us with getting what we needed. Then there's also this town full of walled up houses which he described as like being in a town of maximum security prisons where everyone stays behind 6ft tall walls with electric fences on top. One minute he's a child, then adult, then teen, then back to being a child.