Whenever we finish a great book we feel a deep sorrow,
just as we were leaving behind good friends. When you finish
this specific book, you'll feel like crying, for the loss
of friends like Rev. Kumalo is very hard to take.
"Cry, the beloved country"is one of the best books I have
ever read. You can feel the passion for South Africa that
Mr. Paton felt, you will be touched by the Rev. Kumalo's
search, and will feel frail, just like he did.
But that is not all this book has to offer. It is also
an accusation agains the prepotent owners of the power and
an accurate description of Apartheid long before it has
You will become involved with this story and will not be
able to put this book down. If you want to read an excellent
book, pick this one and I can assure you will not be disapointed.