The Nobbie Stories for Children and Adults

by

Write The First Customer Review

After more than a decade in the United States, the Caribbean writer C. L. R. James ran afoul of McCarthyism in 1953 and was deported. In exile in London, he began to write stories in the form of letters to his four-year-old son "Nobbie," who remained in the States. Through a distinctive, imaginary, and sometimes absurd cast of characters--Good Boongko, Bad boo-boo-loo, Moby Dick, and Nicholas the worker, among others--these stories explore questions of friendship, conflict, community, ethics, and power in humorous and often ...

The Nobbie Stories for Children and Adults 2013, University of Nebraska Press

ISBN-13: 9780803246133

Trade paperback

Select
The Nobbie Stories for Children and Adults 2006, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803226081

Hardcover

Select