Gloria by Kerry Young

Gloria by Kerry Young PA Photo/Bloomsbury Circus.
Gloria by Kerry Young PA Photo/Bloomsbury Circus.

After escaping from the countryside where she grew up, and the crime she committed, 16-year-old Gloria and her younger sister Marcia arrive in Kingston, Jamaica, to start a new life.

With no education, and desperate for money, Gloria is forced into prostitution where she’s introduced to the city’s criminal underworld.