This collection of short stories depicts the experiences and adventures of Mappy, a young rural boy growing up in Jamaica in the 1950s and 60s.
Lee A. Hudson was born in Hanover, Jamaica, and moved to Montego Bay when he was seven. He arrived in the UK in 1967, and was educated in North London. He gained an Art Diploma in 1982 and a Jamaican Ministry of Education 'Teaching Teachers how to Teach' Certificate in 1991. He has been involved in numerous African and Caribbean arts projects, including sculpture exhibitions, live music promotion, dance workshops and art teaching. He also writes and records his own songs.