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 - rebekah - Goodreads
This was a gift from my Jamaican father in law, the title is obviously awesome. Claude McKay is a Jamaican writer that was big in the Harlem Renaissance. This book is the story of a country girl that ... Consulter l'avis complet
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