My Love, My Love: or The Peasant Girl
by Rosa Guy
Publication Date: Sep 01, 2002
List Price: $13.95
Format: Paperback, 168 pages
Imprint: Coffee House Press
Publisher: Coffee House Press
Parent Company: Coffee House Press
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Rosa Guy’s tropical retelling of "The Little Mermaid" is the gorgeous, tragic love story of D sir e, a beautiful peasant girl who devotes herself to the handsome, aristocratic young man whose life she has saved. When his upper-class fami-ly feels that D sir e’s skin is too dark and her family too poor for a boy destined for power and wealth, D sir e proves that she is willing to give everything for love. This lovely reprint will break your heart.Born in Trinidad, Rosa Guy has written 15 novels and has received the Coretta Scott King Award, and The New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year citation.
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