Pardner Money Stories

Pardner Money Stories is a collection of humorous short stories, written in English with Jamaican patois dialogue.

The stories take a whimsical look at life within an extended Black Jamaican family in Britain. They capture the unique sense of humour of Black people in situations which wouldn't ordinarily be considered humorous.

Subjects as diverse as funerals and family holidays are featured and take a look at the interactions between various generations while highlighting the strong bonds of love and respect that bind them together.

The stories are thought provoking, educational family reading.

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Pardner Money Stories Volume 1

This is a collection of short stories which takes a whimsical look at life within an extended Black Jamaican family in Britain.

Written in English with Jamaican patois dialogue, the stories capture the unique sense of humour of Black people in situations which wouldn't ordinarily be considered humorous.

Subjects as diverse as funerals and family holidays are featured and we  take a look at the interactions between various generations, while highlighting the strong bonds of love and respect that bind them together.

Price: £6.95 including P&P

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Pardner Money Stories Volume 2

Pardner Money Stories Volume II is a further collection of the short comedy stories which takes a light hearted look at life within an extended Jamaican family living in Manchester, northern England.

The stories capture the culture of the migrants of the fifties and sixties from the West Indies and a way of family life that is slowly dying.

This second volume of Pardner Money Stories is a follow-up to the first volume of hilarious short stories which featured Kelly and her eccentric extended Jamaican family living in the north of England.

In this edition, the reader is presented with the latest rib-splitting antics of Grandma Mala, Cousin Babsie and husband Ferdie, Lolly and Uncle Al, as they try to navigate and make sense of their world: a little piece of Jamaica in England.

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Contemplation

Contemplation is a collection of thoughts and emotions expressed in poetry; therapeutic reflections.

The poems in this collection express many moods from sadness and heartache to mischievous musings and all the moods in between.

Contemplation expresses an emotional journey from stressed confusion to inner peace. It is an art form of carefully crafted words; a sculpture of soothing words like honey to heal.

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