Bocas Lit Fest

In the Castle of My Skin

Country of Authorship: Barbados
Author: George Lamming
Genre: Fiction

Publisher: Michael Joseph (UK) | Penguin Modern Classics

Publication Year: 1953

Synopsis

In the Castle of My Skin, the first and much acclaimed novel by Barbadian writer George Lamming, tells the story of the mundane events in a young boy’s life that take place amid dramatic changes in the village and society in which he lives. The novel won a Somerset Maugham Award.

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