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Precious Treasures from Grandie River

Precious Treasures from Grandie River

by Wilton Broomes

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About The Book

This book is a literary fiction whose setting began on the Caribbean island of Tobago, but was expanded to Europe and other parts of the world, to mimic the movements of the Caribbean people during the Colonial era and after the islands had gained their independence. The book contains elements of some real events, which might have been exaggerated, and were stitched together like the various pieces of fabrics in quilted sheet in order to link together the discourse of the book.

Where a portion of the book is similar to a real episode, the names of the characters have been changed, and the spellings of some of the characters and places in some conversations were intentionally misspelled in order to imitate the broken English that is commonly spoken in Trinidad and Tobago. The reader is advised not to try to associate any of the names of those characters and places to any real person or location they know, seeing that some of the real stories might not have been connected to each other, or might have been fictitious altogether and were used just to suit the narratives of this book. The work attempted to capture what life was during the period which the book covers, and to promote national unity and racial harmony. 

Publication date November 29,2022
Language English
ISBN 979-8-88622-798-7 (Paperback)
979-8-88622-799-4 (Hardback)
979-8-88622-800-7 (E-BOOK)
Genre Fiction, Historical/Western
Pages 130
Interior Color Black and White
Book Size 6.000" x 9.000" (229mm x 152mm)


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