WorldCat Identities

Salkey, Andrew

Overview
Works: 129 works in 493 publications in 4 languages and 6,386 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9265.9.S2, 811
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Salkey
Breaklight: the poetry of the Caribbean by Andrew Salkey( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Island voices; stories from the West Indies by Andrew Salkey( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West Indian stories by Andrew Salkey( Book )

26 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Havana journal by Andrew Salkey( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories from the Caribbean : an anthology by Andrew Salkey( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Caribbean is an area of contradictions, and from this uncertainty has emerged writers who are afire with creative activity and making the world aware of a distinctive Caribbean mood and manner
Hurricane by Andrew Salkey( Book )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Joe and his nine-year-old sister face their first hurricane in Kingston, Jamaica, with a mixture of excitement and curiosity that gradually turns to fear
Jamaica by Andrew Salkey( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late emancipation of Jerry Stover by Andrew Salkey( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earthquake by Andrew Salkey( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Jamaican children spending the summer with their grandparents form a friendship with a wandering preacher and become involved in an adventure which tests their courage and resourcefulness
A quality of violence by Andrew Salkey( Book )

18 editions published between 1959 and 1978 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the hills where her dreams live : poems for Chile, 1973-1978 by Andrew Salkey( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and Spanish and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anancy's score by Andrew Salkey( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Away : poems by Andrew Salkey( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escape to an autumn pavement by Andrew Salkey( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riot by Andrew Salkey( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of Gerald Manston and his school friends Shifty and FU were pleasantly uneventful until the 'upheaval' came. Then they found themselves deeply involved in the struggle to establish a better way of life for the poorer people of Kingston
Writing in Cuba since the Revolution : an anthology of poems, short stories, and essays( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgetown journal: a Caribbean writer's journey from London via Port of Spain to Georgetown, Guyana, 1970 by Andrew Salkey( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaklight: an anthology of Caribbean poetry, chosen by Andrew Salkey( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drought by Andrew Salkey( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The river-beds were dry, the roads were dusty, the earth was hard; there was little to eat or to drink; the weather had affected the crops, the livestock, the people. What could they do to bring rain?" --Inside front dust jacket
Caribbean prose: an anthology for secondary schools by Andrew Salkey( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Island voices; stories from the West Indies
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Alternative Names
Andrew Salkey dichter uit Panama (1928-1995)

Andrew Salkey escritor jamaicano

Andrew Salkey Jamaican writer

Andrew Salkey poet panamez

Salkey, Andre

Salkey, Felix Andrew Alexander.

Salkey, Felix Andrew Alexander 1928-

Salkey, Felix Andrew Alexander 1928-1995

Languages
English (252)

German (7)

French (2)

Spanish (1)