A Mansion on the Moon: A Guam Love Story

December 15, 2018|
A Mansion on the Moon: A Guam Love Story by C. Sablan Gault
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The lives of Amanda de Leon, her daughter Sylvia, and granddaughter Vivian unfold during the turbulent years in Guam between the Spanish-American War and World War II. Amanda falls for an American sailor who leaves her with child. Sylvia, the illegitimate half-breed, grows up in shame but finds love with Constantino Camacho. Their daughter Vivian vows not to make her grandmother’s mistake. Then Philip Averyenters her life. He isanavy lieutenant,handsomeand wealthy, like a storybook mansion, but as distant from Vivian's racial and cultural reality as the moon. Despite their differences, Philip falls for Vivian, but tragedy and the war intervene.

C. Sablan Gault worked as a newspaper reporter, feature writer, and columnist under this pen name, recommended by her editor, to highlight that she was Chamorro and not someone hired from the States. She agreed to the "by line" so that her most important names would fit on one line. Catherine Sablan Gault was born in Guam. Sh...
Title:A Mansion on the Moon: A Guam Love StoryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:332 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.69 inShipping dimensions:332 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.69 inPublished:December 15, 2018Publisher:Author LairLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1732872988

ISBN - 13:9781732872981

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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