The Long SongBook - 2010
The child of a field slave on the Amity sugar plantation in Jamaica, July lives with her mother until a recently transplanted English widow decides to move her into the great house and rename her. She remains bound to the plantation despite her "freedom." The arrival of a young English overseen dramatically changes life in the great house.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010
Edition: 1st American ed
Branch Call Number: FICTION Levy
Characteristics: 313 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Long song : a novel