By Decca Aitkenhead
On a sizzling, nonetheless morning on a gorgeous seashore in Jamaica, Decca Aitkenhead’s existence replaced eternally. Her four-year-old son was once paddling peacefully at the water’s facet whilst a wave pulled him out to sea. Her associate, Tony, swam out and saved their son’s life—then drowned ahead of her eyes.
When Decca and Tony first met, a decade previous, she used to be a renowned Guardian journalist profiling top politicians of the day; he was once a dreadlocked legal with a historical past of drug dealing and violence. not anyone proposal the romance might final, however it did—until the tide swept Tony away, plunging Decca into the darkish chasm of random tragedy.
Exploring race and redemption, privilege and prejudice, All at Sea is a breathtakingly sincere, profound, and completely unforgettable memoir.
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