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Marcus and the Amazons Paperback – August 4, 2011
About the Author
Geoffrey Philp is the author of Grandpa Sydney's Anancy Stories and several other books. He teaches English at Miami Dade College and is the chairperson of the College Prep. Department at the North Campus. A critically acclaimed author, his work has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including the Oxford Book of Caribbean Short Stories and the Oxford Book of Caribbean Verse. Geoffrey lives in Miami with his wife, Nadia, their three children, Anna, Christina, and Andrew, and their cat, Buju.
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Interweaving “history” and “story,” especially in a children book, is not an easy task. But Geoffrey Philp succeeds in blending the specific and the universal with outstanding skill: historic moments are told as parts of a personal story of one child narrating it to another, in a language that is easily accessible to kids.