Book description:Genre: Historical
1st ed. of "Gloria".
ISBN 13: 9781620400753
Number of pages: 317
Finalist in Fiction for the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean LiteratureJamaica, 1938. Gloria Campbell is sixteen years old when a single violent act alters the course of her life forever. Taking along her younger sister, she flees their hometown to forge a new life in Kingston. But in a capital city awash with change, a black woman is still treated as a second-class citizen.