Category Archives: Guyanese Books

Book: The Girl from the Sugar Plantation – By Sharon Maas

The Girl from the Sugar Plantation: A gripping and emotional family saga of love and secrets (The Quint Chronicles) – By Sharon Maas

An unputdownable story of a woman in search of the truth, the man she falls in love with, and the devastation of the Second World War.

1934, Guyana. All her life, Mary Grace has wanted to know the truth about who her parents really are. As the mixed-race daughter of two white plantation owners, her childhood has been clouded by whispered rumours, and the circumstances of her birth have been kept a closely guarded secret…

Aunt Winnie is the only person Mary Grace can confide in. Feeling lost and lonely, her place in society uncertain, Mary Grace decides to forge her own path in the world. And she finds herself unexpectedly falling for charming and affluent Jock Campbell, a planter with revolutionary ideas.   Continue reading

Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – October 14-17, 2017

News – 17 October 2017

Trinidad oil spill pushes Guyana to demand commitments from ExxonMobil

Govt. lacks strategic planning, vision at highest level – says IDB

US$500M GBTI contempt charge…3 weeks later, DPP still to pronounce on charges against her lawyer

Charity group digs deep to aid the less fortunate

Alleged Republic Bank robbers granted $500,000 bail each

Berbice official critical of badly-parked vehicles, paddy drying on roadways

President David Grainger exhorts at World Food Day…There must be zero hunger!

Second crop of paddy prices up to $3,300 per bag – GRDB  

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Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – October 10-12, 2017

News – 12 October 2017

US$500M probe at GRDB… GBTI should have complied with court order- Central Bank

Weeping trio arraigned for brutal murder of senior citizens

US Govt. objects to Bisram’s court request to delay extradition decision

Business Summit ignores foreign products domination in Guyana

‘Grey Boy’ gets 3 months for threatening Crum-Ewing’s mom

Private Sector has major role to play in wealth creation, job employment – President Granger

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Guyanese author unveils ‘The Guyana Contract’ at home in Guyana

Guyanese author unveils ‘The Guyana Contract’ at home in Guyana

By Tangerine Clarke- Caribbean Life News – 10 October 2017

Journalist and author, Rosalind Kilkenny McClymont, chose her homeland of Guyana, on Oct. 4, to launch her latest book “The Guyana Contract”.

The book is a suspense / international thriller, set against the backdrop of power, influence, greed and a developing country’s economic plight, where people clash while discovering their true selves, and some find love.   MORE

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