Leo Alexander’s New Book Humanizes Caribbean Prostitutes

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New collection of anecdotes reveals prostitutes as relatable people.

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“No matter why these women decide to get into the business, they are human with great hearts and soul,” Alexander says.

In his new bookPutas of the Caribbean (Prostitutes of the Caribbean)” (published by AuthorHouse), author Leo Alexander explores the world of legal prostitution in the Caribbean.

Based on true events, Alexander’s book takes readers inside the lives and experiences of prostitutes working in the Caribbean. Readers will hear their stories and those of their clients in this intriguing collection.

An excerpt from “Putas of the Caribbean (Prostitutes of the Caribbean)”:

“In many places throughout the Caribbean and Latin America prostitution is legal or tolerated. Work places in these parts consist of bars, whorehouses, nightclubs, taverns, street, casinos and hotel lobbies. Like many places in the world, most islands in the Caribbean will have a place to visit. However you will find that the working girls typically come from other Islands or South America.”

“No matter why these women decide to get into the business, they are human with great hearts and soul,” Alexander says. “Many people have a bad opinion of these women, so I wanted to shed a new light on these women and to humanize their lives.”

“Putas of the Caribbean (Prostitutes of the Caribbean)”
By Leo Alexander
Softcover | 5 x 8 in | 174 pages | ISBN 9781463405236
E-Book | 174 pages | ISBN 9781463405243
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Leo Alexander was born in 1962 in Durban, South Africa. He had a strict Catholic upbringing, and attended church every week of his life up until the age of 17. In 1988 he moved to the Caribbean, where he lived on the island of Curacao before immigrating to Canada in 2007. Now a transgendered woman named Lisa, Alexander believes her transgender identity granted her a unique insight to the lives of the women she writes about.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011. For more information or to publish a book visit authorhouse.com or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.
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