Sunday December 17th 2017

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The Other Side of Paradise – A memoir of growing up poor in Jamaica

The Other Side of Paradise – A memoir of growing up poor in Jamaica

Pros: well written, interesting story Cons: challenging to sympathize with the main character at times, many depressing experiences The Other Side of Paradise is a memoir by Staceyann Chin. I first became acquainted with Chin via the website AfterEllen.com, where she was a host on a short-lived web talk show. I found her to be a very [...]