Here Comes the Sun (Large Print / Hardcover)

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Here Comes the Sun (Large Print / Hardcover)

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Dennis-Benn paints a vivid, raw and honest portrail of the beautiful and brutal aspects of life in a Jamaican resort town, with some of the most compelling characters I've ever read. This book has it all: lust, greed, power, betrayal and a pulsating plot that won't quit. This book is unforgettable!

— Mwahaki K.

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 their village, Margot sees not only an opportunity for her own financial independence but also perhaps a chance to admit a shocking secret: her forbidden love for another woman. As they face the impending 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.
Product Details ISBN: 9781410493682
ISBN-10: 1410493687
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
Publication Date: December 7th, 2016
Pages: 558
Language: English