Tamika Gibson

marlene lopez

(Gibson, Tamika) In Dreams Beyond the Sea (Blue Banyon Books), Tamika Gibson serves up a fascinating and stirring debut novel about growing up and accepting who you are, regardless of who your parents may be. Buoyed by the rhythms, heat and lyrical lilt of contemporary Trinidad and Tobago, Dreams Beyond the Shore, winner of the 2016 Burt Award for Caribbean Literature, is a heartwarming story declaring that decisions matter far more than destiny.