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Small Island, A Novel

Small Island, A Novel

by Andrea Levy

  • LITERATURE
  • 2010
  • PAPER
  • 448 PAGES

A marvelous novel of family, displacement, belonging, race and empire, set in an immigrant community in post-WWII London. Drawn from family history, Levy named two of her main characters, Gilbert and Hortense, after her parents, who arrived from Jamaica in 1948. Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year, the 2004 Orange Prize for Fiction and the 2009 10th anniversary Best of the Oranges.  (GBR560, $15.00)


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