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Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun (Hardback)

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'Stuns at every turn' Marlon James, author ofA Brief History of Seven Killings 'A dazzling debut' Guardian In this radiant, highly anticipated debut, a cast of unforgettable women battle for independence while a maelstrom of change threatens their Jamaican village. Capturing the distinct rhythms of Jamaican life and dialect, Nicole Dennis-Benn pens a tender hymn to a world hidden among pristine beaches and the wide expanse of turquoise seas. At an opulent resort in Montego Bay, Margot hustles to send her younger sister, Thandi, to school. Taught as a girl to trade her sexuality for survival, Margot is ruthlessly determined to shield Thandi from the same fate. When plans for a new hotel threaten the destruction of their community, each woman - fighting to balance the burdens she shoulders with the freedom she craves - must confront long-hidden scars. From a much-heralded new writer, Here Comes the Sun offers a dramatic glimpse into a vibrant, passionate world most outsiders see simply as paradise.



Fiction & PoetryModern & contemporary fiction post c 1945 Publisher: Oneworld Publications Publication Date: 02/03/2017 ISBN-13: 9781786071248  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Nicole Dennis-Benn has received fellowships from Hedgebrook, MacDowell, Lambda and the Sewanee Writers Conference. Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, she lives with her wife in Brooklyn, New York, where she teaches writing. Here Comes the Sun is her first novel. www.nicoledennisbenn.com.

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Nicole Dennis Benn's writing sparkles in this novel of lush surroundings and deeply held secrets; characters spring to life as she lays bare the struggles for freedom - to live and to love - of a family of Jamaican women.

Heather, Buying Team

 

Charing Cross Rd Bookshop - 07/03/2017

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