Books tagged: caribbean culture

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Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale - A nice nuclear family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A comical encounter on a busy street in Curepe, Trinidad
A Pirate's Legacy: Return of the Brethren
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,160. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In book six of A Pirate's Legacy, the Dolphin rejoins Hogshead Shaver to free the old pirate's family kidnapped by Lord Chudleigh. To complicate matters, the Dolphin's son sneaks aboard ship to prove he is no longer a child. Adventure, death, and secrets are aboard the Raven as they sail through the Caribbean as the Dolphin must find a way to free the hostages and keep his son alive.
Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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Soucouyant is the first of a series retelling Caribbean folktales updated for today's taste. In this entry, the ancient soucouyant manifests as a beautiful woman of Indian descent. She extracts her unique style of justice from a local small time thug ("bad John") whose action resulted in the suicide of a teenage girl.
Sex, Family and Fertility in Haiti, Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 56,550. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
"Timothy t Schwartz challenges prevailing wisdom ... with a strong set of data. He shows the relationship between marriage, family, fertility, agriculture, and emigration in rural Haiti. He relates beliefs with behavior and opportunities and strategies for living. In the process he makes much sense of rural Haitian life." Bill Wedenoja, Missouri State University
Digital Calabash Redux
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by St. Somewhere Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Digital Calabash Redux is an essay-style collection of blog posts from the once active website, Digital Calabash. Writer, editor and publisher Randy Baker has revived his original blog entries in ebook form in an effort to revisit and document not only his own thoughts and literary ramblings, but also the process of launching his online lit-mag, St. Somewhere Journal.
Jamaican Cookbook - Classic Jamaican Cuisine
Series: James Newton Cookbooks, Book 17. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Caribbean & West Indian
Explore the unique cuisine from the Caribbean Island of Jamaica in this ecookbook. Traditional recipes like Breakfast meals: Scotch Bonnet Pepper Sauce, Ackee and Saltfish, Bully Beef, Callaloo and Codfish, Main Meals: Brown Stew Fish recipe, Jerk Chicken, Beef patties... Deserts and a great section on RUM COCKTAILS.
Remember Wen?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Family history
"Remember Wen?" is an autobiographical collection of poems and short stories recounting the boyhood memories of Rodney Foster. As an introduction to a greater cross-section of people to Trinidad and Tobago society, Foster records his experiences as a person born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago and asks us to recall our own memories and experiences as we read his work.