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New Day by VS Reid

Jumpstart 2021-10-22 13:55:25 

currently reading

TriniStar 2021-10-22 22:07:19 

How is that going? Never heard of them before this post

Brerzerk 2021-10-22 23:57:20 

In reply to TriniStar
Vic Reid is a Jamaican novelist and historian. He wrote most of the lower level school books on The History of JA and the wider Anglo-Caribbean. His novels are usually based on historical events such as The Morant Bay Rebellion. He added much joy to my childhood.

mikesiva 2021-10-23 11:29:12 

In reply to Brerzerk

I read "The Jamaicans", a wonderful novel by Reid on Juan de Bolas, the Spanish Maroon leader.

Jumpstart 2021-10-26 16:09:21 

In reply to Brerzerk

New Day is based on the period from the Morant Bay rebellion to universal adult suffrage in the 1940s