Praise for the Dutch edition
of my novel



“I was moved to tears while reading this book. Birgit has crafted a fantastically vivid narrative that immerses you in the Dutch East Indies. I devoured it in a day and a half-it’s that compelling. Highly recommended!” – Rose
“Today I took a journey through time. Birgit Treipl’s family history is truly impressive! I couldn’t put it down and finished it in one sitting.” –  Gerda Aukes, bookstore Den Boer, Baarn, the Netherlands
“A family history that grips you like a thriller! Birgit’s storytelling is captivating, transporting readers through time effortlessly. A must-read that I finished in a single day.” – Ineke
“This is a moving story that delves into themes of loneliness amidst a backdrop of wartime Dutch East Indies. I highly recommend it!” – Ingrid Davelaar, bookstore Van de Ven, Soest, the Netherlands
“An incredibly interesting and gripping read! I couldn’t put it down, and I bet you won’t be able to either!” – Carien