Sweetheart Centering on young Jamaican artist and celebrity Dulcinea Evers this novel begins with her surprising death from what is thought to be cancer though the real cause is widely suspected to be something

  • Title: Sweetheart
  • Author: Alecia McKenzie
  • ISBN: 9781845231774
  • Page: 276
  • Format: Paperback
  • Centering on young Jamaican artist and celebrity Dulcinea Evers, this novel begins with her surprising death from what is thought to be cancer though the real cause is widely suspected to be something else Her close friend, Cheryl, has one story, but as the narratives of other people in Dulci s life unfold and shocking details surrounding her are revealed, not even CherylCentering on young Jamaican artist and celebrity Dulcinea Evers, this novel begins with her surprising death from what is thought to be cancer though the real cause is widely suspected to be something else Her close friend, Cheryl, has one story, but as the narratives of other people in Dulci s life unfold and shocking details surrounding her are revealed, not even Cheryl s version turns out to be the whole truth In the words of Dulci s angry, disappointed father, her ineffectual mother, the angry wife who came after her with a machete, and the art critic husband whom she used to obtain an American residency permit, Dulci is shown to have been talented, reckless, and fundamentally alone It is eventually her Aunt Mavis, the solitary and reluctant seer, who finally understands the true challenge of Dulci s gift In telling this engaging character s story as well as the tales of those who knew her, this narrative offers deepening cycles of understanding and the onward thrust of progressive revelation.

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      Published :2018-09-09T22:02:18+00:00

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    1. Sweetheart is a small novel, both in terms of size and content. A two-star rating on is meant to signify that a book is 'OK'. Sweetheart is pleasant to read, but it doesn't really light any fires. It's 'OK'.Dulci Evers AKA 'Sweetheart' AKA Cinea Verse was a Jamaican painter living in New York. She died as a young woman, and an assortment of the key people in her life tell her story in the days and weeks after she's gone.Dulci is a lovely character, and she's not alone - there are a lot of good [...]

    2. Un roman vraiment surprenant qui dresse le portrait d'une artiste lumineuse, par le biais de toutes les personnes qui l'ont connue, en Jamaïque ou à New-York. J'ai beaucoup aimé l'alternance des points de vue et l'écriture. Une jolie surprise !

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