Title Profile & Character Information

Sacred Hunger

Annotation
Winner of the 1992 Booker Prize for Fiction: "Possibly the best novel I've read in the last decade."--David Halberstam

Awards
1992  Man Booker Prize for Fiction

Characters
NameKemp, Erasmus
GenderMale
TraitEnglish

NameParis, Matthew
GenderMale
OccupationDoctor
TraitEnglish

GenreHistorical
Fiction
TopicsSlave trade
Revenge
Mutiny
Human nature
SettingFlorida
England
Liverpool Merchant (Slave ship)
Ship