283pp., paperback, Revised Edition, (Cape Town), (2012) 2019
Rachel de Beer (1831–1843) is an Afrikaner heroine who died protecting her bother Dirkie from the cold after they lost their way during a snow storm.
This book has now been made into a feature film directed by Matthys Boshoff.
Author and filmmaker Brett Michael Innes lives in Johannesburg. He is the author of Rachel Weeping and Sink, which has also been made into a feature film. He wrote, directed and produced the films Fiela se Kind and Blue Dress.