The Other Side of Paradise

The Other Side of Paradise

A Memoir

Book - 2009
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From the iconic and charismatic star of "Russell Simmons' Def Poetry Jam" comes this brave and fiercely candid memoir about growing up in Jamaica by performer, activist, and writer Chin.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009
Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed
Branch Call Number: 921 C5392a
Characteristics: 278 p. ; 24 cm

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Jul 01, 2012

This is a first person account of a native Jamaican girl who by all odds actually survived a very difficult childhood. From her first breath she is deemed a fighter and she lives up to that (and more) in this lifetime. A very talented young woman - I look forward to more literature from her soon.

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