This is a longer story that requires a little extra time and attention to fully appreciate. I'd say it's almost a dark historical romance about slavery, racism, multiracial relationships, commitment, and manipulation.
The feel of this novel, including the romance, isn't quite as light as I'm used to. In fact, it's very heavy because it's very real.
There was a lot of drama in this novel caused by things, I think most people can agree, would be considered ridiculous in this day and age.… Read More