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Olive Senior

Olive Senior was born in Jamaica in 1941. She lives both there and in Canada. Her first collection of short stories, Summer Lightning (1986), won the Commonwealth Literature Prize. She has published two subsequent collections of short stories, The Arrival of the Snake Woman (1989) and The Discerner of Hearts (1995). She has two collections of poems, Talking of Trees (1985) and Gardening in the Tropics (1995). She has written on different aspects of Caribbean culture and was editor of Jamaica Journal.

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Anna Carries Water

Anna Carries Water

by Olive Senior
illustrated by Laura James
edition:Hardcover
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Boonoonoonous Hair

Boonoonoonous Hair

by Olive Senior
illustrated by Laura James
edition:Hardcover
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Dancing Lessons

Dancing Lessons

edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged : literary
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The Pain Tree

The Pain Tree

edition:eBook
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