Small Island Essays

11th Grade

Small Island

In “Small Island” Levy presents the complexity of being an immigrant in the British society after World War II. As a result of the Windrush scandal, many immigrants were tricked into the idea of the “Mother country” being the perfect country for...


Small Island

The war had been an enormous bomb blast. Everything thrown up, tumbling, turning and scattering high in the air. Now it was over; the whole lot was coming back down to land. But it was all settling in different places.

– Andrea Levy, Small Island...