How refreshing to read a memoir of a magical
childhood where parents are loved and respected.
Robyn Scott proves you do not have to come from a
dysfunctional family to tell a great story. And this
book is all about stories. Twenty-eight chapters of
stories of three generations and the lives they have
chosen to live in one of Africa's most beautiful
There is the story of Botswana with diamond mines, a new democracy and the devastation of AIDS.
There is Grandpa Ivor's story. An irascible yet charming World War II veteran of the South African Air Force who lives in a run-down home with the remains of a broken Cessna in the yard. He was the personal pilot of the first President of Botswana (Sir Seretse Khama) and, during Robyn's ...
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No Man's Land
by Simon Tolkien
Inspired by the experiences of his grandfather, J. R. R. Tolkien, during World War I.
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