The Romanov Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra

They were the Princess Dianas of their day perhaps the most photographed and talked about young royals of the early twentieth century The four captivating Russian Grand Duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia Romanov were much admired for their happy dispositions, their looks, the clothes they

Picture Bride

Following the India China war of 1962, the Chinese Indians the Hakka , fearing suspicion and hostility, begin to emigrate Twenty year old Jillian Wu leaves Calcutta to marry a man she has never met Peter Chou, also a Hakka with much anticipation, only to discover that he is gay Forced by her husb

The Obeah Man

Carnival Day, Tuesday Port of Spain, Trinidad Into this heady bacchanalian atmosphere, filled with men and women seeking the sinful anonymity of costumes, in street processions gyrating to the music of steel bands and in bars packed beyond capacity, where menace seems familiar but lurks in unkown

Uncivil War

Passionate, committed, and deeply humane, these poems bear witness with unflinching honesty to the horrific violence of the Sri Lankan civil war Indran Amirthanayagam is above all the poet of the bloody and bloody Sri Lankan conflict and division His work honours the sufferings of the living and