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Book: Burning Tears by Lucia Trifan
Lucia Trifan was Born in Romania, 1949, in legendary Vrancea County. She graduated School of Fine Arts in Brasov, with degree in sculpture and ceramics. She arrived in the Island of Sint Maarten, Dutch Caribbean, in 1984, since when she becomes permanent resident. Her art is part of her biography and the personal history is written within art. At times, the creative process proven painful, yet [...]
 
Book: The Grace Painter by Mark Romang
Sometimes the hardest person to forgive is the one in the mirror reflecting back at you. Matthew London can attest to this difficult truth. He was once a highly respected hostage negotiator for the NYPD. But then a bungled hostage scene destroyed his career. Now all London wants is to be left alone to lick his wounds. For eight years he has lived like a hermit in a declining plantation house, a [...]
 
Book: Murder Caribbean-Style (High Seas Mystery - Book 1) by Diane Rapp
Praise for Murder Caribbean-Style: "Sometimes a reader needs to curl up with a deliciously good book and disappear from their own world for awhile. Murder Caribbean-Style spirited me away into a world that oozed with the charms of such exotic locations as Barbados, St. Thomas, Sint Maarten and Puerto Rico. Diane Rapp offers a gift to her readers: She whets an adventurer's appetite with zesty, [...]
 
Book: Deadeye (The Bequia Mysteries Book 2) by Michael W. Smart
THE INVISIBLE BOGEYMAN HAUNTING HER DREAMS IS REAL, AND DEADLY. DEADEYE IS A SOLID FOLLOW-UP TO DEAD RECKONING IN THE BEQUIA MYSTERY SERIES. A terrific story with characters as vivid and sensual as the locale and a female protagonist encompassing everything wonderful in women - strength, compassion, sexuality and smarts. A modern woman without the usual cliches. Police Superintendent Jolene [...]
 
Book: Deadlight (The Bequia Mysteries Book 3) by Michael W. Smart
A DEADLY ENDGAME...AND A COUNTRY'S FATE HANGS ON THE OUTCOME. Deadlight, book #3 of the trilogy introducing the Bequia Mysteries. Commissioner of Police Mike Daniels copes with the political fallout resulting from the scandals uncovered by Superintendent Jolene Johanssen, while he investigates the murder of an undercover constable, and completes the task of cleaning up the police force before a [...]
 
Book: Caribbean Fusions - Latin Saucy and Fun (Volume 1) by Janice Weir-Germia
Caribbean Fusions brings together Celebration recipes that have been recreated by Janice Weir-Germia from around the Caribbean with a twist. Being an Allergen sufferer herself, many recipes have tips on variations and EGG REPLACEMENT section for those who are Vegan. The aim is to help readers develop their own recipes and not feel that they HAVE TO stick to her recipes. Her Mantra is for all [...]
 
Book: Sazzae by J L Morin
This double award-winning novel is an eLit Gold Medalist and a Living Now Book Award winner. J.L. Morin was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2011. SAZZAE opens the door to a wondrous cityscape where Japanese and American youth find each other in Tokyo. Discover the machinations of a lovers' triangle, a painter's inspiration, and a teen idol's dark secret through sensuous and evocative [...]
 
Book: Sunrise from An Icy Heart - A Memoir [Paperback] by Claudette Alexander
Do you want to overcome betrayal, grief, and/or manage a chronic health condition, and find fulfilling love? SUNRISE FROM AN ICY HEART: A MEMOIR begins with love and ends with love. You go on a discovery of the human need to find a special love, no matter what, no matter where, no matter how. This novel will have you believing in true love even after a heart damaged from debilitated relations. As [...]
 
Book: SUNRISE FROM AN ICY HEART - A MEMOIR [Kindle Edition] by Claudette Alexander
Do you want to overcome betrayal, grief, and/or manage a chronic health condition, and find fulfilling love? SUNRISE FROM AN ICY HEART: A MEMOIR begins with love and ends with love. You go on a discovery of the human need to find a special love, no matter what, no matter where, no matter how. This novel will have you believing in true love even after a heart damaged from debilitated relations. As [...]
 
Book: Rum & Red Peppers - 80 Caribbean, Armenian, Middle Eastern & Mediterranean Recipes by Wayne Gerard Trotman
Rum & Red Peppers features 80 easy-to-follow recipes, illustrated with 164 full-colour photographs. Classic, inspired, and brand new creations by Wayne Gerard Trotman and Sherrie Trotman that reflect the traditional cuisines and rich cultural diversity of Trinidad and Tobago, the Caribbean, Armenia, the Middle East and the Mediterranean. Traditional recipes include Caribbean Chicken Stew, [...]
 
Book: The Painter of Lemnos by Peter Alan Orchard
It is the Bronze Age. On the plains of Ilion the Akhaian army under Agamemnon, fighting to capture the city of Priam, is trapped between the sea and its own defences. Kindulos lives a quiet life on the island of Lemnos, painting pictures on richer men's walls for a living. One morning the earth begins to shake and in a moment his world changes.
 
Book: Daughters of the Sea by Julie Eberhart Painter
Paranormal Romance - Laura, descended from the Princess Kura, revisits her Tahitian heritage to seek her birth father, a Polynesian navigator - Ian, an English journalist connected by heritage, falls in love with Laura. He's by her side when deja vu. overtakes her and they are plunged into the past to the time of Captain Cook's first landing on the islands, 243 years prior. Chased by the demons [...]
 
Book: How Bridge McCoy Learned To Say I Love You by Robert K. Swisher Jr.
How Bridge McCoy Learned To Say I Love You is an off center love story set in a small art town in new mexico. Bridge mccoy is running from his past and looking for a place that will not change. He is broken hearted after a divorce and swears he will never fall in love again - to top it off when he walks he takes two steps forward and then one backward. By chance he discovers lost city - a town in [...]
 
Book: Tangled Web by Julie Eberhart Painter
Wilkes-Barre's cohesive Welsh community is a haven of Protestant values and mutual support. It is also a hornet's nest of gossip. Neither a canary's death nor a girl's fall from grace escapes the locals' chatter so when unwed Catherine Jones becomes pregnant, she is quietly sent to a shelter for unwed mothers and her baby put up for adoption. Years later, she and her sister start their lives [...]
 
Book: Retribution by J. L. Campbell
JUSTINE CHARLES is still trying to put the pieces of her life together seven years after a disastrous extra-marital affair. She's raising a troubled teenage daughter and six-year-old Emile, the result of her indiscretion. A chance meeting drops the still-scorching Xavier McKellop back on her radar. Her former lover is hurt and furious that Justine has kept his son's birth a secret. She has little [...]
 
Book: The Caribbean Endeavor by Larry Andrews
When newbie CIA agents land a plum assignment on-board a Caribbean cruise, undercover as newlyweds, they become entangled in more than just mere observation of a partnership forming between a New York Mafia family and a Colombian drug cartel. Matters get complicated when a competing cartel wants in on the same action and the discoveries at sea evolve with developing relationships and intrigue. [...]
 
Book: Ethereal Voices by Shona Jabang
ETHEREAL VOICES offers a scintillating and thought-provoking selection of short stories and poems with an eclectic, trans-Atlantic, Caribbean flavor. Overall, this debut book is a fascinating account of what life was like for a child growing up in Jamaica and entering womanhood. The author's gift at writing transports the reader to the flavours, smells, cultures, social mores and climate of that [...]
 
Book: Caribecana - First Drink Free by Raymond Archer
Dave is an accountant on Wall Street. After a mild heart attack at 53, he decides to leave his stressful and boring life in New Jersey and buys a bar (caseta) in Caribecana. He purchases a place on beautiful and exotic Calzo Beach where he has a series of adventures-some romantic, some humorous and some tragic. He encounters the colorful expats of Caribecana who are both ornery and compassionate. [...]
 
Book: Mr Alexander by Roger H. Panton
Mr. Alexander is an intriguing story of deceit within a Jamaican family in '70s London. In this book, readers will follow the Alexander family through their journey with those who are around them - it is a literary piece laced with intriguing scenes, unforgettable characters and an absorbing storyline. Jamaican born Mr. Alexander loses his wife in a tragic accident. Six months later, Mr. [...]
 
Book: Distraction by J. L. Campbell
Three Jamaican women walk a tightrope of decisions when their lives are derailed by blackmail, deceit and infidelity. JUSTINE CHARLES, sensible and self-contained, battles an addiction which could destroy her marriage, reputation, and relationship with her daughter. DIONNE JONES, an aggressive go-getter, takes risks that cut a trail of devastation through her family and business. KYRA MILLS, [...]
 
Book: A Baker's Dozen - 13 Steps to Distraction (Prequel) by J. L. Campbell
In true Jamaican style, Dionne, Justine and Kyra have found ways to make the best of a bad situation. According to Jamaican parlance, they've learned to tun dem han' mek fashion. Their combined financial need, drive to succeed and lack of emotional support are detrimental to their survival, but these enterprising women are living the best life they can coming up with creative ways to survive [...]
 
Book: The Sea Witch by Brian Bigelow
Do you believe in second chances? Do you believe that a man who's made mistakes can change? Timothy Hutton is on the cusp of self-discovery. Will discovering what everyone else - already knew, that he's a dirty rotten scoundrel, push him over the edge or - inspire him to change his life. "The Sea Witch", explores a devastating darkness and the journey of one man back - from the brink of [...]
 
Book: Single Status by Linda Swift
B.J. and Dana, through a stateside headquarters error, find themselves sharing a villa when they come to start up a St. Croix power plant. The job is single status, which suits them in every way. B.J. is still smarting from the end of her ten year marriage and Dana carries hurt and guilt for the death of his wife and young son in a plane crash. When B.J. becomes the scapegoat for everything that [...]
 
Book: Loving Therèse (LaCasse) by Ju Ephraime
Foxx LaCasse is a player, on and off the field, until he met Therese. He's athletic, handsome and hot-blooded, with vengeance on his mind. Therese is an intensely passionate English woman, who refuses to follow convention and chose instead to select her man from the natives of the French Caribbean island of Martinique, Foxx LaCasse. When she began to receive threatening notes, asking her to stay [...]
 
Book: WHEN GOD WASN'T LOOKING by Eunice Heath Tate
As a little girl, Sydnee Price's mother left her "for a little while," in the care of a couple in Jamaica. Molested by her guardian, reviled by the women in the district and disowned by the church, Sydnee flees to America, buries her past and seals her heart tight. However, the ghosts of her past hover, including Sunshine Brown, the daughter conceived in abuse and abandoned. To reclaim her "true" [...]
 
Book: Sailing Down the Moonbeam by Mary Gottschalk
With a destination loosely defined as the rest of the world, Mary and her husband Tom leave family, friends and successful careers for a multi-year sailing voyage. As the voyage takes her farther and farther from her traditional support systems, her world becomes more and more defined by forces outside her control. Mary's travels through often uncharted island communities, provides a compelling [...]
 
Book: HAITI ONCE AGAIN by J.R. Gelin
Since gaining its independence from France in 1804, after a brutal war that lasted over a decade, Haiti has been fighting for its own survival in face of natural catastrophes and political disturbances associated with military coups or with invasions by the United States or the United Nations. Haiti Once Again offers an analysis of relevant points in the country's history and makes the connection [...]
 
Book: Goodbye Brooklyn by Annette Fabian Winter
What should a white bride do when her adversary, a therapist who utilizes a mysterious lead-lined box to cure his patients, secures a carpentry job for her black hubby with a loin-clothed, foul-mouthed ex-patient of his on a remote Caribbean island? An island where Voodoo is still practiced. And what if the bride, unsafely housed in a mid-forest hovel, discovers that this employer appears to have [...]
 
Book: The Adventures of Boochi Malloochi - - The Hunt for Treasure (Volume 1) by Sal Corrente
Boochi Malloochi is a precocious child, who is determined to find treasure on an outing to the ocean. But no one is more surprised than Boochi's mom & dad when she does! When Boochi digs up a chest full of diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and gold, she also learns the story of the Corrado family... and now the real adventure is about to begin!
 
Book: The Legend of Ron Anejo by Ed Teja
A boat bum for all seasons Ron Anejo loves his carefree lifestyle in the Caribbean, sailing his barely-seaworthy wooden boat from one dodgy job to the next. It's a life that requires lots of chutzpah and more than a little luck. Legal work for a boat bum can be hard to come by, even if you actually had a work permit. And Ron isn't big on formalities. Ron tries not to take life too seriously, and [...]
 
Book: A Wonderful Piece of Dark Mahogany by Ju Ephraime
DARK MAHOGANY - Craig thinks his life is on a pre-destined path. He has sown his wild oats, and now it's time to settle down and take over running his family's banana plantation. That's his plan until he meets his destiny, Melissa Molyneux. Beautiful, passionate, sexy-as-hell Mel. He has to have her or die trying. THE "GODDESS" Determined to give the opposite sex a wide berth, Melissa Molyneux is [...]
 
Book: Christine's Odyssey (Simms Siblings Series) by J. L. Campbell
Raised in a hotbed of arguments and fights, eleven-year-old Christine Simms is the victim of her mother's temper and cruelty. A domestic dispute ends in tragedy, sending the family into a tailspin. A shocking discovery sends Christine on a quest to find the stranger who left her behind in Jamaica. Determined to unravel the mystery of her birth, Christine uses every tool at her disposal and treads [...]
 
Book: Night Watch by Mary Montague Sikes
What has Lily "walked" into...? From the moment Lily's plane lands in tropical Trinidad, things go awry. She planned for rest, relaxation and photography, but instead faces mistaken identity, a gun running operation and danger. Her transportation to her lodging does a no show, and she is mistaken for someone named Katherine by Kyle Warren. Putting the unsettling feelings of her trip and recent [...]
 
Book: Haiti - The sleeping Economic Power by Ernst Etienne
With a vibrant, intelligent and enterprising population, Haiti is a unique country with a rich history. Indeed, it was called the Pearl of the Antilles and it is the first independent republic of coloured people in modern times. However, Haiti has experienced significant decline since its early days. It is presently the poorest country in the Americas and has an economy that depends mainly on [...]
 
Book: My Father's House - In Search of a Lost Past by Matthew Carr
Reviews - ' Bill Carr embodied all the idealism and sickness of the colonial mind and his son's narrative is a monumental exploration of the paradoxes of Empire. It is written as if from the pen of a novelist, superbly plotted with a marvellous sense of the intricacies of character and a panoramic view of British and colonial history. Matthew Carr has made astonishing art of his father's [...]
 


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