Algeria S Way Is Structured Around The Famous El Camino De Compostelle Pilgrimage In Spain, Of Which It Has Been Said Everyone Has An Affair With The Camino Whether A Fellow Pilgrim Or Oneself This Becomes True Of Algeria, A Strange Girl Thin, Troubled, Haunted By Shadowy Memories Of The Past Algeria And Her Fellow Pilgrims, Each With Her Own Issues And Memories, Do What, In JM Coetzee S Words, Pilgrims On The Camino Do Year After Year All We Can Do Is Our Best, Stumbling Along In A Bad World During The Pilgrimage, Algeria Hears The Stories Of The Others And Meets Two Very Different Men Dashing, Womanising Miguel, And Friendly American Simon In A Story Distinguished By A Sparkling Style And Cool Irony, The Reader Learns Of The Unconventional Peace That Algeria Finds The Novel Is A Testament Both To The Author S Excellent Research Skills And To Her Obvious Capacity To Live Life To The Full.
Alex Smith is a writer, teacher, former textile merchant and adventurer One of her great inspirations is travel In the last few years, she has walked the Camino de Santiago across the top of Northern Spain, hiked in Turkey,lived in mainland China, worked in Taiwan, sojourned for a month at a golden temple in Chiang Mai Thailand, and road tripped through Iran and Southern Africa to the boarder of
- 157 pages
- Algeria's Way
- Alex Smith
- 12 February 2018 Alex Smith