Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1974 - 315 pages
"Bita Plant is adopted and sent to England from Jamaica by white missionary benefactors and returns to her home village of Banana Bottom seven years later a beautiful, cultured young lady. Despite the evangelical guidance of her foster parents and friendship with a white squire, Bita is increasingly drawn to the vitality of her more natural culture with its festivals, superstitions, revival meetings, and passionate courtships." -- Back cover.
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Review: Banana BottomAvis d'utilisateur - Laura - Goodreads
The first book I read for my graduate Caribbean Literature course. It was rather involving and interesting to see how certain events in Bita's life brought on this amazing journey. But most ... Consulter l'avis complet
Review: Banana BottomAvis d'utilisateur - Mel Murata - Goodreads
A Jane Austen book for colonialism: in other words, this book tackles the already difficult subject of romantic fiction and adds in the shades of race, foreign culture, and what it means to be in ... Consulter l'avis complet