A Jamaican Storyteller's Tale
$8.99

A Jamaican Storyteller's Tale

By Lorrimer Burford
US$ 8.99
The publisher has enabled DRM protection, which means that you need to use the BookFusion iOS, Android or Web app to read this eBook. This eBook cannot be used outside of the BookFusion platform.
Book Description

A Jamaican Storyteller's Tale is a well-written story which…Jamaican children, and adults, would find intriguing. The style is refreshing and engaging and the content is an interesting mix of fact and fiction.

Underpinned by common Jamaican themes, A Jamaican Storyteller’s Tale tells the story of a young man intent on saving an aspect of his heritage that is dying—the storytelling. He is heavily influenced by his father’s skill at relating these stories. When this family migrates, he comes face to face with the possibility of losing this part of his heritage—forever. By merging these tales with the story of this young man, Burford skillfully creates a synthesis which captures and tantalizes the reader.

Table of Contents
  • Cover Page
  • Title Page
  • Copyright
  • Dedication
  • Table of Contents
  • Chapter 1
    • Ayite the Slave Girl
  • Chapter 2
    • Two Sisters for England
  • Chapter 3
    • The Lovers
  • Chapter 4
    • A Rainy Night
  • Chapter 5
    • Danzo Guzmore
    • Kendal
  • Chapter 6
    • Tampi & the Duppy
    • Duppy Bird
  • Chapter 7
    • The Grave Next Door
  • Chapter 8
    • Dawn
  • Chapter 9
    • The Dead Little Baby
  • Glosssary
  • About the Author
The book hasn't received reviews yet.
You May Also Like
Free
'Oh, Well, You Know How Women Are!'
By Mary Roberts Rinehart, Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb
And Then the Town Took Off
Free
And Then the Town Took Off
By Richard Wilson
Puss Food & Other Jamaican Stories
$7.99
Puss Food & Other Jamaican Stories
By Ditta Sylvester
Free
A Hundred Anecdotes of Animals
By Percy J. Billinghurst
Free
The Autobiography of Methuselah
By John Kendrick Bangs
Free
Damn! A Book of Calumny
By H. L. (Henry Louis) Mencken
In the Sweet Dry and Dry
Free
In the Sweet Dry and Dry
By Christopher Morley