Saluting Caribbean Children’s Authors #ICBD April 2

International Children’s Book Day… is wonderful – pausing to consider how books influence young minds and the celebration of their creators. But then, it also made me also think about the under-representation of the creative children’s authors, writers, storytellers, poets and illustrators the Caribbean when observing this day.

Caribbean Christmas Anthology (St. Kitts)

Caribbean Christmas Anthology – a collection of Christmas stories for children will be produced by CaribbeanReads and Jaxon Photography. It will also feature crafts and artwork from Caribbean artists.  You can submit submissions of art, poetry, and short stories. The book is intended to delight readers with tales of the holiday spirit, traditions, and values in the Caribbean islands, and […]

Anansesem (Cbean children’s ezine)

Anansesem is according, to Managing Editor, Summer Edward, “a one-of-its-kind online magazine of Caribbean and related writing and illustration for children, by adults and children” launched in May 2010.  An in depth interview with Summer, is available at Caribbean Literary Salon . They are seeking fiction, nonfiction, poetry and visual art by aspiring and established […]