10 PORTRAITS to draw the one of the boiling island of JAMAICA!
– BOB MARLEY, The Skipper
– LEWIS HUTCHINSON, First Serial Killer
– EDWARD SEAGA, Blind Man With A Pistol
– TACKY, Not Enough With You, Mr Long
– RYGHIN’, The Two-gun killer
– TREVOR WILSON, Johnny-too-bad
– MARCUS GARVEY, In His Own Land
– HENRY MORGAN, Sir Ain’t No Saint
– CLAUDIUS HENRY, The Repairer of the Breach
– YABBY YOU, Born Strange, Born Free
Beware! Jamaica is no fairy tale country. Lives down there can be great, bad or ugly – this is naked life! But one good thing about reading, when it hits, you feel no pain.
By Thibault EHRENGARDT, head of DREAD Editions, author of several books about Jamaica published in the Jamaica Insula series.
“A riveting and bewitching exposé of a high-voltage, complex society that intimidates, frightens, and fascinates. Rating: Essential.” G. Ashby, The Gleaner (Ja).