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Martin Mordecai celebrates 50 years of Jamaican independence

Critically acclaimed Jamaican-Canadian children’s author Martin Mordecai honours the country of his birth with a reading on Thursday, June 7, 2012. Part of the Toronto festivities celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jamaica’s independence, the reading features excerpts from Martin’s Blue Mountain Trouble, as well as a … Continue reading

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Martin Mordecai: author, mentor and Diaspora Dialogues-contributor

Martin Mordecai, author of Free (currently on offer) and the much-celebrated middle grade novel Blue Mountain Trouble (Arthur A. Levine Books, 2009), will be busy these next few weeks. As a contributor to the latest Diaspora Dialogues anthology–TOK: Writing the New … Continue reading

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Blue Mountain Trouble

Blue Mountain Trouble (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic 2009), the debut young adult novel by Martin Mordecai, has received two new accolades. First, Blue Mountain Trouble was named to the United States Board on Books for Young People’s honour list of … Continue reading

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