The White woman on the green bicycle by Monique Roffey

About the book

This novel tells how when George and Sabine Harwood arrive in Trinidad from England George instantly takes to their new life but Sabine feels isolated, heat-fatigued, and ill at ease with the racial segregation and the imminent dawning of a new era. George eventually finds out that Sabine has been keeping secrets from him.

Reviewed by CC Readers Group

Most people greatly enjoyed this once they had “got into it”. The characters, landscape abd political and racial setting were described vividly. It was not an “entertaining” book but on many levels fascinating and illuminating.

Star rating: ***

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