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To Jamaica With Love By Mark Willis
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Comedy thriller set in Jamaica, 1962. At the height of the Cold War, in the heart of the Caribbean, one small island is a hotbed of historical and political forces that will shape the future of the... More > world. Out of many, one people, a nation and a hero are about to be born. With a backdrop of the most spectacular natural beauty on the planet, and a soundtrack of the most exhilarating music ever created, one man’s mission to protect his family leads him into trouble with a deadly foe. From Kingston to Montego Bay, from Treasure Isle to Studio One, a unique society and culture is at stake. On the eve of independence, someone is trying to spoil the party. John Brown from Trenchtown returns home to an island bubbling over with celebration, contention, insurrection and...ska!< Less
Jamaica - Beyond The Wall By B Copeland
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Take a brief look beyond the walls of the tourist and resorts area of Kingston, Ocho Rios, and Montego Bay on the relaxing island of Jamaica.
Brooklyn & Breezy Beaches and Bay Shores 2014 By Rae Cestaro
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Relax in 2014 with Brooklyn & Breezy Beaches and Bay Shores. This serene 12-month calendar filled with magnificent images of Sheepshead Bay, Manhattan Beach, Coney Island Beach, Fort Tilden Beach... More > and Jamaica Bay will leave you awestruck. The cover, which is a sunset over Brooklyn from Jamaica Bay, is just a prelude to what's inside. This is the perfect gift for Brooklyn and Breezy Point fans, beachgoers, and water lovers alike!< Less
Hagar's Children By Veve Vaughan-Wagner
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Set in the 1950's, on the East Coast of Jamaica, this story elicits the struggle of one girl through social and economical repression, spurred-on by ambition and a dream to find equality and... More > acceptance in a male dominant and culturally superstitious society. It is told as only Elena can tell it. The controversial context of the whole is high-lighted in parts with echoing force. She loses her mother at an early age, both herself and her brother goes to live with the maternal grandmother, overseed by a brutal uncle who hates them to the point of sadistic torture by work, beatings and frequent starvation. Never again were they to know the tenderness of a mother’s love as they wander through life like Prometheus. Her brother Caaly runs away because of the mal-treatment but moreso, propelled by an innate sense of adventure, wishing to grasp freedom in exchange for the harsh reality with which he’s confronted. At 13 she is raped.....< Less
Fi Wi Sinting 2012 Calendar By Fi Wi Sinting Foundation
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Fi Wi Sinting is where Jamaicans from all walks of life meet , greet and mingle with visitors/tourists in a family setting while indulging in Fi Wi Sinting the Jamaican phrase meaning” It is... More > ours”. Dine on traditional food such as dukonoo brought from Ghana, sweet potato puddings, fried fish and bammy or vegetarian from raw to ital. The spoken word is expressed through ourstories of that cunning spider Ananse also from West Africa as told by story teller extraordinaire Amina Blackwood Meeks along with resident poets Royal African Soldiers and their friends and in an open mike segment where participants are free to express themselves. Each year there is a main attraction and we close by paying homage to our dear beloved ancestors. Help us keep our efforts going and raise funds for Fi Wi Sinting 2012.< Less
Blood Money " -" The Scammer and The ex-slave owner By Crystal Evans
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The biggest question is how a country with the most churches per square mile in the world could produce these depraved scammers. Christianity brought to Jamaica by the English during Colonization and... More > slavery has become the predominant religion in Jamaica alongside a Rastafarianism, a fast growing Afrocentric spiritual movement. Religion plays a major part in the development of a child's moral life because children's are required to attend Sunday school so that they can know God and become better citizens. Many young people under twenty five grew up in an era where church attendance on Sundays was mandatory. Children are exposed to Christian principles and values but deviate by the time they become adolescence due to the overwhelming allure of the secular world.< Less
Peace in The Midst of The Storm By Winsome Ebanks
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Peace In The Midst of The Storm is book that traces the life of Gary Bennett (Garfield), one of the four fishermen who went missing at sea on the 19th July, 2008. It also gives a history of... More > Garfield’s Great Grand Mother the Late Willel Crowe (Sebell) life and love for fish. Also, a dream that is a possible indicator of what happened to Garfield at sea is also revealed. There is also a given interpretation of the dream.< Less
Peace in The Midst of The Storm By Winsome Ebanks
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Peace In The Midst of The Storm is book that traces the life of Gary Bennett (Garfield), one of the four fishermen who went missing at sea on the 19th July, 2008. It also gives a history of... More > Garfield’s Great Grand Mother the Late Willel Crowe (Sebell) life and love for fish. Also, a dream that is a possible indicator of what happened to Garfield at sea is also revealed. There is also a given interpretation of the dream.< Less
Travel Bounty 2010 By Stacy Meadows
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A serene 2010 photographic calendar featuring landscape and seasonal photographs taken by professional photographer, Stacy Meadows. Features water scenes from Ochos Rios Jamaica and the Chesapeake... More > Bay in Maryland and Virginia. Perfect for those who enjoy peaceful scenery.< Less
Fallen Petals of the Orion By Alma Francis
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Montego Bay, Jamaica was one of the most picturesque places on earth. Over run by brazenly wealthy tourist during the summer and winter months. But for six youths whose only view of Montego was... More > through a telescope of poverty, they looked towards the heavens for a way to escape to the promiseland of milk and honey, “America.” Join Darrius, Eve, Sharon, Raffie, Ohpton and Steven as they struggle against all odds , dodge the wrath of the murderous druglord “Jah-Man and fight to survive the poker game of life with the cards they were dealt.< Less