The Mermaid of Black Conch by Monique Roffey ***WINNER OF THE COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020***

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WINNER OF THE COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR & COSTA NOVEL AWARD 2020

April 1976: St Constance, a tiny Caribbean village on the island of Black Conch, at the start of the rainy season. A fisherman sings to himself in his pirogue, waiting for a catch – but attracts a sea-dweller he doesn’t expect. Aycayia, a beautiful young woman cursed by jealous wives to live as a mermaid, has been swimming the Caribbean Sea for centuries. And she is entranced by this man David and his song.

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Author(s)

Monique Roffey

Format

Paperback

Publisher

Peepal Tree Press Ltd