The first Journey

Journey as the Wire Bend
Up River where the Story End
a novel by LISA LEVI

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Illustrated by Myvanwy Evans.
Published by Bogle L’Overture Press.
Audio production of the stories told in the novel, by Alex Thomas.

Click on the links below to listen.

How Ananse beat Mongoose and Snake 

The Hummingbird story

Selo and the Dwens 

The Legend of Papa Bwa

Music composed and performed by Alex Thomas and Paul ‘Kojak’ Joseph.

About the journey –  Bigga, Percy and Annabelle get caught up in an adventure that takes them up river to help Papa Bwa (the father of the forest), defeat Lagahoo (the shape-shifter), and bring ‘Story End’.

Along the way they encounter Mama Glo (the mother of the river), Ananse (the trickster spider-man), Dwens (the bush children) and hear folktales and ‘bush’ songs, and learn to respect and understand the forest and its spirit dwellers.

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