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Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean

Posted on 06/04/2016
By Commonwealth Foundation

PepperpotPepperpot: Best new Stories from the Caribbean consists of the strongest entries from the 2013 Commonwealth Short Story Prize. It is the first publication from Peekash Press, a joint imprint of Caribbean literature by Akashic Books (USA) and Peepal Tree Press (UK), which grew out of Commonwealth Writers’ CaribLit initiative.

With a preface by Jamaican writer Olive Senior, Pepperpot features short fiction by:  Sharon Millar (Trinidad & Tobago);  Dwight Thompson (Jamaica);  Kevin Baldeosingh, (Trinidad & Tobago);  Ivory Kelly (Belize);  Barbara Jenkins (Trinidad & Tobago);  Sharon Leach (Jamaica);  Joanne C. Hillhouse (Antigua & Barbuda); Ezekel Alan (Jamaica); Heather Barker (Barbados); Janice Lynn Mather (Bahamas); Kimmisha Thomas (Jamaica); Kevin Jared Hosein (Trinidad & Tobago); Garfield Ellis (Jamaica).

Published in partnership with Peekash Press, Pepperpot is available from Peepal Tree Press and Akashic Books.