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Five Months, Twenty Thousand Words

The Burt Award for Caribbean literature is an annual prize given by CODE, a Canadian NGO committed to developing literacy world-wide.  The Caribbean version of the competition is open to Caribbean nationals and submissions should be at least 20,000 words … Continue reading

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Bocas Lit Fest Trinidad Tour – Reading

As a part of the CODE sponsored, Bocas Lit Fest Author tour, the authors, including our own Danielle Y. C. McClean, read and signed books at Nigel R. Khan booksellers Saturday November 11.

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Marvin and Marianne

Kimberly Wallace published an article on Marvin and the Race to the Nest in the Trinidad Express yesterday. “FLIGHTY, even feisty and adorned with feathers that shine and shimmer like jewels under a hot Caribbean sun — hummingbirds usually don’t … Continue reading

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Events for Caribbean-American Heritage Month

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Minister of Education Launches Yerette Readers Series at NALIS

On Tuesday 3rd May, 2016, the Honourable Anthony Garcia, Minister of Education in Trinidad and Tobago spoke at the launch of the Yerette Readers Series on Hummingbirds at the National Library and Information System (NALIS) building and pledged to include … Continue reading

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Literary Evening at the Grenadian Embassy DC

Mark your calendars for March 17, 2016. Four Caribbean authors will come together for an evening event at the Grenadian Embassy in Washington DC to discuss their books and literature in general. The evening will feature: The Washington DC Book … Continue reading

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Carol Ottley-Mitchell is finalist for the Burt Award for Caribbean Literature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kittitian author is finalist for the Burt Award for Caribbean Literature St. Kitts, 11 March 2016—CODE has announced the books long listed for the prestigious Burt Award for Caribbean Literature and Kittitian author, Carol Ottley-Mitchell was among … Continue reading

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Lady of Parham shortlisted for the 2014 Guyana Prize for Literature Caribbean Award for Best Drama

Parham Village, Antigua is the setting of David Edgecombe’s 2014 play Lady of Parham which has been shortlisted for the 2014 Guyana Prize for Literature Caribbean Award for Best Drama. The Caribbean Award, inaugurated in 2010, is open to writers … Continue reading

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Sale! Sale! Sale!

Huge Sale at CaribbeanReads. Discounts on our children’s books on Amazon and B&N for the month of September. Discounts as high as 40%. Zapped! dropped from $8.99 to $6.99 Living the Beach Life dropped from $8.99 to $5.50 Caribbean Adventure … Continue reading

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Hurricane of the Heart e-Book

Fans of Jewel Amethyst, author of the mass market novels Marriage of Convenience and From SKB with Love have been looking forward to the release of her latest romance novel, Hurricane of the Heart. The e-Book is now available on … Continue reading

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