Jamaica: divine retribution

In honour of Jamaica’s 50th year of independence celebrations today, and my countrymen Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake’s exploits last night – and also because I’m still not getting around to much blogging of my own – here’s what an Olympic-class reader thought of John Crow’s Devil by the Jamaican writer Marlon James. Amazing how it fills my heart with joy to know that someone loved a book I thought they’d love.

Jamaica: divine retribution « A year of reading the world.

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  • Stephanie Saulter

    I love stories.
    My new novel, Sacred, is all about them. Publication info will be posted as soon as I have it. In the meantime check out Gemsigns, Binary and Regeneration, available wherever good books are sold.

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