Island in the Sun by Harry Belafonte

By Harry Belafonte

Global recognized entertainer and humanitarian Harry Belafonte's beautiful, lyrical formative years recollection of Jamaica is a young portrait that might simply ring a bell in a person who feels guaranteed to a unique position. The "story" first seemed as lyrics to a fascinating calypso track popularized by means of Mr. Belafonte. In live performance with Alex Ayliffe's luminously attractive illustrations, early life days of sugarcane fields, shining sands, and fishermen casting their nets into glittering waters are affectionately recalled, expressing the binds of relations, historical past, and private reports that make any well-loved position a house of the guts.

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