Thorndike Press

Child of the River

  • Irma Joubert
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  • ISBN-10: 141049716X
  • ISBN-13: 9781410497161
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.35 lbs ( .61 kgs)
  • 572 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released March 2017

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A CBA Bestselling Author
An International Bestselling Author
Winner of the 2010 ATKV Prize for Romance Novels

A compelling coming of age story with an unlikely and memorable heroine, this is a tale of heartbreak and triumph set in South Africa at the dawn of apartheid. Joubert’s stories are known for rich detail and deep insight into personal relationships. The English language publication of Child of the River solidifies her as a unique and powerful voice in historical fiction.


Customer Reviews

“Not just a sweet romantic novel, Joubert’s book is a testament to the value of hard work and perseverance.”

— Publishers Weekly

“This is a thoughtful and provoking novel to be savored.”

— RT Book Reviews