Donna Hemans recommends “5 Caribbean Writers You Need to Read This Summer” in Oprah Daily!

Seventeen years ago, June was officially designated as National Caribbean Heritage Month in the United States. Who better to help us celebrate than Donna Hemans? Born and raised in Jamaica, the award-winning author has transported countless readers to the islands through her fiction. Here, she introduces us to five other authors who tackle the region’s rich culture and tangled history. Clear some room on your nightstand—these are books you do not want to miss!