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Curdella Forbes

CURDELLA FORBES was born in Jamaica. She lives in Takoma Park, Maryland, and teaches at Howard University. She is the author of A Tall History of Sugar.

Curdella Forbes — Miami Book Fair, Miami, FL

Date: November, 24 2019

Curdella Forbes presents A Tall History of Sugar along with Monique Truong, author of The Sweetest Fruits, and Sara Collins, author of The Confessions of Frannie Langton at the Miami Book Fair.

A TALL HISTORY OF SUGAR Is One of Vanity Fair‘s Best of 2019!

Curdella Forbes’s A Tall History of Sugar, released in October 2019, was selected as an Editors’ Pick for Vanity Fair‘s Best Books of 2019 by Copy Production Director Anderson Tepper. His recommendation reads: “Curdella Forbes’s A Tall History of Sugar is the most recent in an impressive new wave of novels by Jamaican writers—from Marlon James‘s Booker […]