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Precious Holiday, Holiday & Celebration
Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
Many of these songs were written in the 1990s by Fisal Ally
Nothing Matters
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
I selected from my jottings over the last three years and named the collection after a poem I wrote called nothing matters.I wrote Nothing Matters when I found myself desperately trying to say something or get something done about the death of 19 babies at the neonatal clinic at the University Hospital of the West Indies and the Cornwall Regional hospital in Jamaica.
Happily Ever Afters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,590. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
When an unexpected tragedy sends Lainey’s world spiraling out of control, she realizes her vacation crush might be the only one who can help her pick up the pieces of her shattered life. That is, as long as she can get out of the way of her own happiness. And as long as Carter Thompson’s past doesn’t catch up with him before she gets a chance.
Morant Bay: Based on the Jamaican Rebellion
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Andrew Campbell has choices to make in troubled Morant Bay, Jamaica in 1865, where ex-slaves are seeking to end hunger and poverty. Morant Bay is a powder keg waiting to explode, as an uprising against the Crown simmers. The opportunity the burning town provides for his political career is too much to ignore. His best friend is now his worst enemy, the women in his life another challenge.
A Jamaican Conspiracy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Blacks are back. Shysters, thugs, and dishonest politicians in the Caribbean paradise of Jamaica form the backdrop for their current adventure, The Jamaican Conspiracy. Their latest caper begins innocently enough when Betsy accept an offer from the WB to replace a weak local loan officer. She will oversee the financing to upgrade Jamaica's highway system.....
A Tale of Two Brothers
Series: Beautifully Unbroken (TM). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The fraternal bond of twin brothers is tested by the announcement of their parents' impending divorce. Mr. and Mrs. Dareem talk tearfully of separating their teenage sons - taking one to America while leaving the other at home in Barbados. Yet despite the burdens of school exams, a threatening bully and burgeoning teenage love, Charles and Willard finally discover a way to stay together.
I Want to be a Don
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Pelican Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
I Want to be a Don is the coming of age story of its main character, Troy, who lives in the rural community of Cuttlebung with his mother and brother Chad. The two become fast friends with other neighbourhood kids and they eventually form a childhood gang, which though initially harmless, slowly evolves into something more.
Trees Grow Over Fences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Schooling for five-year-olds in Trinidad and Tobago became compulsory in the mid-60s. She was a frail little girl, at the end of primary school, she was not given a place at a secondary school because she ‘failed’ to attain the necessary grade. She felt defeated. It was at that point she decided to defy expectations. She saw a glimmer of hope. Dreaming was once again- possible.
Perfect Execution And Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017 by Ken Puddicombe. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
“Michael Joll is a master of surprise endings, but they never seem forced. He always stays true to his characters and their worlds.” - Nancy Kay Clark, author and editor, CommuterLit.com.
Get The Reef Growing... Coral Restoration Is Coming To A Reef Near You
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
There is good news and bad news about coral reefs. Bad news: reefs are in trouble. Many factors contribute to reef decline. Good news: there is a wholehearted effort to combat reef degradation. The Coral Restoration Foundation, in Key Largo, Florida, is a pioneer in growing and transplanting coral the reefs in the Florida Keys. Experience it with underwater photographer and writer Tim Grollimund.