My Books

Book launch

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My first edition of African and Caribbean Folktales, Myths and Legends is OUT and available to buy in all of the usual bookshops. Published by Scholastic on 7th October 2021. You can get a personally signed copy from my local independent bookshop Pickled Pepper Books. My book launch party was held at Pickled Pepper Books […]

Caribbean Folktales

Meeting Grace Hallworth

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When I began researching and writing stories for my new book of Caribbean Folktales, one of the first things I did was to speak with my fellow Storytellers about their favourite stories from these islands. Pippa Reid who is the London representative for the Society of Storytelling offered to put me in touch with Trinidadian […]

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Caribbean storytelling in London

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Chicken Shed Theatre Last weekend I’d been invited as a special guest to perform storytelling at the Chicken Shed Theatre for their Tales Big Day Out. It’s a really fun day of storytelling workshops and interactive performances with a brilliant kids theatre group.  This is exactly what Story Boat is all about. Working with the ‘Tales […]