Alex is a social climber. He aspires to glamour and riches. Can we blame him? No.
Mauritius of the 1950s is no paradise for an ambitious young man of slender means …
Alex is viciously envious of Paul, heir of the wealthy sugar baron Gustave de Roseville.
Will Margo’s affair with Gustave help him? Will Alex be tempted to marry wealthy Caroline? Can he resist the beauty of Sheela, the Indian dressmaker?
Who can stop Alex from achieving his goal?
SWEET SUGAR is a story of friendship and envy, of ambition and regret and of love and betrayal.