The Rain Queen



Two Women, Bound By A Shocking Event, Drawn To A Vast And Beautiful Country They Cannot Forget.Kate Carrington Has Cut All Ties With Africa, The Land Of Her Birth Her Past Is Buried Alongside Her Missionary Parents, The Last Reminders Locked Safely Away In The Attic But When A Mysterious Woman Moves In Next Door, Kate S Carefully Constructed World Is Torn Apart.Annah Mason Has Led An Extraordinary Life One That Has Taken Her From A Hospital In Langali To The Company Of Rainmakers Deep In The Tanzanian Bush Her Connection With The Waganga People Has Brought Her The Great Love Of Her Life, And Freedom Beyond Her Dreams Yet She Carries With Her A Painful Secret Now, The Time Has Come For Her To Tell Her Story To Finally Set Kate Free.The Rain Queen

Katherine Scholes was born in Tanzania, East Africa, the daughter of a missionary doctor and an artist She has fond memories of travelling with her parents and siblings on long safaris to remote areas where her father operated a clinic from his Land Rover When she was ten, the family left Tanzania, going first to England and then settling in Tasmania As an adult, Katherine moved to Melbourne wi Katherine Scholes was born in Tanzania, East Africa, the daughter of a missionary doctor and an artist She has fond memories of travelling with her parents and siblings on long safaris to remote areas where her father operated a clinic from his Land Rover When she was ten, the family left Tanzania, going first to England and then settling in Tasmania As an adult, Katherine moved to Melbourne with her film maker husband After working there for many years, writing books and making films, they returned with their two sons to live in Tasmania.Katherine s internationally bestselling novels have been translated into numerous languages She is especially popular in Germany and France, where she has sold over two million books

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  • The Rain Queen
  • Katherine Scholes
  • English
  • 11 April 2017
  • 0732910285

10 thoughts on “The Rain Queen

  1. says:

    The Rain Queen by Katherine Scholes is an adventure and saga set in Africa.It was superb and wonderful reading showing some of the true colours of Africa The softer hues, like the flesh of a guava A rainy sunset with Pink Flamingos It was so interesting hearing the telling of witchcraft and witchdoctors with the most important character, The Rain Queen.It will keep you reading late into the night as it really is ...

  2. says:

    This is one of my relatively rare re read books Katherine Scholes is one of the authors I look for as I leave on a holiday, hoping there will be a new one for a guaranteed good read This is a rich, complex and very well written story with engaging characters The background comes alive despite the very sparse use of descriptive language The writer evokes my own African experiences authentically and I appreciate the fact she avoids the simplistic negative assumptions about the role of white ai This is one of my relatively rare re read books Katherine Scholes is one of the authors I look for as I leave on a holiday, hoping there will be a new one for a guaranteed good read This is a rich, complex and very well written story with engaging characters The background comes alive despite the very sparse use of descriptive language The writer evokes m...

  3. says:

    I really enjoyed this book and learning a bit about the history of Tanzania with really interesting characters.

  4. says:

    This is my favourite of the Katherine Scholes books I love all her books have a second copy of them to lend to people Rain Queen is the one I give to people to read first because it is so good It moves between the past and present and between Australia and Africa It is beautifully written and the story and images I saw when reading the book will stay with me for ever This book had an impact on my life and I am truly grateful to the author for creating such an amazing journey for us the read This is my favourite of the Katherine Scholes books I love all her books have a second copy of them to lend to people Rain Queen is the one I give to people to ...

  5. says:

    Qu pena Lo cog con muchas ganas pero no pudo ser No he conectado nada con la protagonista demasiadas diferencias importantes entre nosotras ni siquiera con la historia Interesantes narraciones sobre fri...

  6. says:

    Preciosa, cruda, realista, y con esa cualidad atemporal de las buenas historias.

  7. says:

    It took me awhile to get into this one but once Annah start s her story, I found I had trouble putting this down.This is a novel whose core is about forgiveness Kate Carrington is a woman haunted by the brutal murder of her missionary parents in Africa when she was only a child The missionaries who raised her tell stories of her parents being martyrs to the cause but their stories are often at odds with Kate s own memories The notoriety and lack of concrete knowledge surrounding the event lea It took me awhile to get into this one but once Annah start s her story, I found I had trouble putting this down.This is a novel whose core is about forgiveness Kate Carrington is a woman haunted by the brutal murder of her missionary parents in Africa when she was only a child The missionaries who raised her tell stories of her parents being martyrs to the cause but their stories are often at odds with Kate s own memories The notoriety and lack of concrete knowledge surrounding the event leads Kate to distance herself from everything that could possibly remind her yet her actions are unconsciously driven by it.Annah Mason is desperate to unburden herself of a difficult truth, she has lead an incredible life that has seen her defy and exceeded everyone around her Hers story is one that you need to start at the beginning to...

  8. says:

    Great read Out of all the books I have read over the last six months, and I have read many, The Rain Queen is one of my favorites You always know when a book is something special it touches your soul with it s content and characters And when you are still...

  9. says:

    The most fabulous story This book is a must read Please, readI laughed, I cried, I was intrigued it was truly wonderful I had tears rolling down my cheeks, as I read the closing pages, as I read through bleary eyes simply wonderful

  10. says:

    Another great book from Katherine Scholes

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