- Location(s): Marseilles (Marseille)
- Genre(s): Nonfiction, Historical
- Era(s): Various
Marseille is a thoroughly ambiguous place. France’s second city and its major sea-port, its impact on the national imagination is unparalleled. Yet it is also a frontier city, arguably capital of the Mediterranean, and with a traditionally suspect allegiance...
- Location(s): Dominica, Jamaica
- Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
- Era(s): 1830s
A prequel to Jane Eyre, telling the story of the Creole heiress Antoinette, the “mad woman in the attic”. Born into the oppressive, colonialist society of Jamaica, white Creole heiress Antoinette Cosway meets a young Englishman who is drawn...