Adina Alexander


A third-generation South African, I immigrated to Israel aged 18, full of zeal, and married a Holocaust survivor from Germany (born Lutz Schneider). We lived for years on a farm where my husband and I raised our children, goats, and agricultural crops.
I started writing my first book six years ago, in between working and babysitting grandchildren. Still working and doing my own housework, I have 6 children, 16 grandchildren and a first great-grandchild.
I have has written two more books (unpublished as yet) and am working on the fourth. I love all animals but especially horses and cats. We have a cat, a dog and 30 chickens and live in Herzliya near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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A Tale of the South
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,940. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Commencing in Boston in the pre- and duration-era of the American Civil War, two white men vie for the love of a woman. The jealous rejected suitor causes his victorious rival to be abducted, dipped in a staining solution and sold South into slavery. Periods of extreme cruelty, unbelievable suffering and degradation are interspersed by rare islands of love and humanity in his life as a slave.
The Courage of a Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,990. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Her ship was blown up. She floats for weeks on a makeshift raft, barely subsisting on raw fish, through a storm and threatened by sharks, and eventually reaches a volcanic island. Initially alone, she faces dangers and challenges in order to survive. Later she is joined by someone whom she resents at first, but later comes to love and would protect with her life, if necessary.

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