All listings for this product
About this product
- DescriptionTells the story of Emily Cambridge, a young woman sent from England to visit her father's West Indian plantation, and Cambridge, a plantation slave, educated and Christianised by his first master in England who is now struggling to maintain his dignity.
- Author BiographyCaryl Phillips was born in St Kitts and now lives in London and New York. He has written for television, radio, theatre and cinema and is the author of twelve works of fiction and non-fiction. Crossing the River was shortlisted for the 1993 Booker Prize and Caryl Phillips has won the Martin Luther King Memorial Prize, a Guggenheim Fellowship and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, as well as being named the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year 1992 and one of the Best of Young British Writers 1993. A Distant Shore won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize in 2004 and Dancing in the Dark was shortlisted in 2006.
- Author(s)Caryl Phillips
- PublisherVintage Publishing
- Date of Publication01/05/2008
- GenreGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Weight143 g
- Width129 mm
- Height198 mm
- Spine13 mm
- Format DetailsB-format paperback
Best-selling in General & Literary Fiction
Save on General & Literary Fiction
- £7.44Trending at £7.68
- £12.99Trending at £23.19
- £7.67Trending at £8.33
- £4.79Trending at £5.01
- £9.80Trending at £14.13
- £7.28Trending at £7.63
- £11.90Trending at £12.23
This item doesn't belong on this page.
Thanks, we'll look into this.