When Conchi Blows
||Vernon el Halawani, Omar Sheriffe|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $30.00|
| Book Description: |
Jamaica, 1831. Two fifteen year olds, Neddy, a freeborn black and Watt, a white English bookkeeper, practically a bond slave on his plantation, find their friendship with each other and with Newman Hall plantation overseer Galloway, serving his own kind of bondage, is about to be put to the ultimate test.
A post Christmas strike led by the charismatic slave preacher, Sam Sharpe, turns into a violent rebellion. Neddy and Galloway find their fates further entwined as they...