Land of Love and Drowning: A Novel (9781594488337): Tiphanie Yanique: Books
Recipient of the 2014 American Academy of Arts and Letters Rosenthal Foundation AwardA major debut from an award-winning writer—an epic family saga set against the magic and the rhythms of the Virgin Islands. In the early 1900s, the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule, and an important ship sinks into the Caribbean Sea. Orphaned by the shipwreck are two sisters and their half brother, now faced with an uncertain identity and future. Each of them is unusually beautiful, and...