A Boy Named Ossie : Classic Jamaican Childhood Stories
$6.99

A Boy Named Ossie : Classic Jamaican Childhood Stories

By Earl McKenzie
US$ 6.99
Book Description

Written with freshness, humour and charm, these imaginative stories are about Ossie Johnson, a boy growing up in rural Jamaica.

"I strongly recommend A Boy Named Ossie, Earl McKenzie's first book of short stories, to young readers everywhere." Andrew Salkey, World Literature Today.

Table of Contents
  • Cover Page
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Bobbing Jones
  • A Voting Man
  • The Bamboo Fife
  • Cricket Season
  • Brother Paul
  • Admission: Children Ten Cents
  • Baptism
  • The Sexton
  • The Kite
  • Ripe Bananas
  • Mango Ridge
  • The Reading Tree
  • Wet Sugar
  • The Parakeets
  • Fear of the Sea
  • Glossary
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