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Ella is a black woman running her own catering company. She is selfish and high-powered and lives comfortably in London with her boyfriend under her thumb and white society following her every whim. But her carefully controlled world falls apart with a car accident and the death of her mother.
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Jenny McLeod's family is from Jamaica. She is a young playwright with three plays to her name and has recently been the Tricycle Theatre's Writer in Residence in Kilburn, North London. This is her first novel.Review:
'An amazing achievement, so haunting ... I'm jealous' Ray Shell 'I enjoyed her rich recipe of haunting memories mixed with themes of family and belonging. I hope she does well' Andrea Levy 'full of character and alive with the spirit of Brownie.' IRELAND TRIBUNE MAGAZINE 'A brave and pioneering novel about a woman of an immigrant community and a generation onward struggling to rationalise the mystery and potency of her roots, while simulataneously allowing the same to permeate all her flesh and memory.' MORNING STAR 'Jenny McLeod's story leaves us wanting more. A delicious treat.' EVA 'McLeod's writing is pungent, sensual and dramatic, with ghosts drifting across the pages as naturally as cooking smells' EXPRESS ON SUNDAY
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Book Description Ulverscroft Large Print Books, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0708944922
Book Description Ulverscroft Large Print Books, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. large print edition. 360 pages. 9.25x6.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 0708944922