THE MERMAID OF BLACK CONCH

By Monique Roffey

Synopsis

March 1976: St Constance, a tiny Caribbean village on the island of Black Conch, at the start of the rainy season. A fisherman sings to himself in his pirogue, waiting for a catch but attracts a sea-dweller he doesn't expect. Aycayia, a beautiful young woman cursed by jealous wives to live as a mermaid, has been swimming the Caribbean Sea for centuries. And she is entranced by this man David and his song...

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Narrator Ben Onwukwe
Length 7hrs 30mins
Catalogue No. 14496
Publisher Clipper Audio; 2020