This is a story of newlyweds who go to the small island of Trinidad to follow his dream of a better life. He falls in love with the complex richness of the island, but her struggle to find balance is what shapes the story. She is torn between her love for him, and an inability to understand and accept his love of this country. She finds her way using many different coping mechanisms but throughout the book is best known for her youthful trips around town on her green Raleigh bicycle.
Nov 29 2011