Small Island

Small Island

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Winner of the 2004 Orange Prize for Fiction

A Picador Original Trade Paperback

Hortense Joseph arrives in London from Jamaica in 1948 with her life in her suitcase, her heart broken, her resolve intact. Her husband, Gilbert Joseph, returns from the war expecting to be received as a hero, but finds his status as a black man in Britain to be second class. His white landlady, Queenie, raised as a farmer's daughter, befriends Gilbert, and later Hortense, with innocence… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Picador (April 01, 2010)

Collection: Picador

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Women's Prize for Fiction 2004 winner, Whitbread Book Award for Novel 2004 winner

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