A Thief in the Village: And Other Stories of Jamaica

by James Berry

Nine original short stories eloquently convey contemporary Jamaican culture from... read more

Nine original short stories eloquently convey contemporary Jamaican culture from the fictional perspective of children of poverty. Details express sounds, aromas and sights; the cadence of the written speech suggests authentic language. (Age 14-adult)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1988

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