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Peepal Tree Press is delighted to announce that St Lucian poet Vladimir Lucien has been awarded the overall OCM Bocas Prize for Literature 2015. After winning the poetry category, Vladimir Lucien's Sounding Ground beat off strong competition from Jamaican Marlon James's novel A Brief History of Seven Killings, and fellow Jamaican Olive Senior's non-fiction Dying to Better Themselves to be named the best book of the year by a Caribbean author .

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The Hills Were Joyful Together

Roger Mais
The Hills Were Joyful Together

ISBN: 9781845231002 Price: £12.99

This long-acknowledged classic of the Caribbean canon is a work that led the way towards an authentic and autonomous Caribbean literary aesthetic.


The Ten Days Executive and other stories

Rhoda Bharath
The Ten Days Executive and other stories

ISBN: 9781845232931 Price: £8.99

Contemporary snapshots of Trinidad -- politically charged, unflinchingly honest.


The Whale House and other stories

Sharon Millar
The Whale House and other stories

ISBN: 9781845232498 Price: £8.99

The Whale House and Other Stories dives deep to takes an unsentimental, lyrical look at a society in transition.


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Caribbean Modern Classics
Jeremy Poynting, 12 June 2008

For quite some time we’ve been thinking about launching a series of classic reprints: Caribbean Modern Classics is the result.

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Vladimir Lucien
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The Strange Years of My Life
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