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In the early 1900s, Bita Plant returns to Jamaica after seven years of European education to live with Malcolm and Priscilla Craig - the white missionary benefactors who helped her become a cultivated young woman. They have Bita's future mapped out: training at the mission and marrying a dedicated theological student. Reluctant to accept this fate, she is drawn back to the festivals, superstitious faith and passionate love affairs of her West Indian culture. Such antics are not deemed fitting for a refined lady and Bita ...

Banana Bottom 2005, Serpent's Tail, London

ISBN-13: 9781852427948



Banana Bottom 1974, Houghton Mifflin, San Diego, CA

ISBN-13: 9780156106504

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