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Her father's violence and her new classmate's hostility force Hyacinth, eleven, to try to forget her new home in England by dreaming about her old one in Jamaica
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Joan Riley was born in St Mary's, Jamaica, and now lives in Britain. She is the author of Romance, Waiting in the Twilight and A Kindness to Children.Review:
'This is a powerful first novel, a book that defies you to put it down. Joan Riley handles her material with great skill' British Book News
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Book Description Womens Pr Ltd, 1993. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110704339595
Book Description The Women's Press, 1985. Brossura. Condition: nuovo. senza sovraccoperta. prima edizione. Seller Inventory # NA178
Book Description Womens Pr Ltd, 1993. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0704339595