The Not-So-Sweet History of Caribbean Sugar by Jacqueline Grant
Approx. 3,250 words.
Published on August 9, 2011.
This nonfiction, middle grade level children's book is the second book in the Caribbean Reference Shelf series published by Gunga Peas Books. From the very beginning the history of Caribbean sugar and the history of Caribbean slavery were linked. This title tells the story of how the sugar cane industry developed during the colonial period.