Michael Anthony





Michael Anthony


Born
in Mayaro, Trinidad and Tobago
February 10, 1932

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Considered one of Trinidad’s foremost historians,
Anthony travelled to England in 1955, where he
worked in factories and as a telegraphist. His
literary career began with contributions to the
magazine Bim. His first novel, The Games Were
Coming, was published in 1963; his most famous,
The Year in San Fernando, in 1965. Other writings
include short collections Cricket in the Road (1973),
Sandra Street and Other Stories (1973) and The Chieftain’s
Carnival and Other Stories (1993), where each story is
based on significant events in Trinidad’s history.
Much of his work after 1975 consists of historical
research into his native isla
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Green Days by the River (Ca...

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The Year in San Fernando

4.01 avg rating — 155 ratings — published 1970 — 3 editions
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Cricket in the Road

4.12 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 1973 — 3 editions
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Games Were Coming

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All That Glitters

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Port-of-Spain in a World at...

4.10 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2008
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In the Heat of the Day

4.10 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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First in Trinidad

4.11 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2000
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The Making of Port-Of-Spain

4.15 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2004
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Towns and Villages of Trini...

4.11 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1988 — 2 editions
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“A book is from your heart and mind, it is your love put to words.”
Michael Anthony

“Too many times adults are insensitive to the nurture and instruction of children. Notice the balance! On the one hand there is training, nurturing, or instruction of a child. On the other, the warning or instructional dimension is emphasized. Training in God’s Word must have a relational aspect.”
Michael Anthony, Perspectives on Children's Spiritual Formation

“Somehow, the knowledge that I was going away made Mayaro look very strange. The lime trees looked greener, for one thing, and the sudden down-sweep of the land towards the ravine, rising again at the far, grassy hills, seemed to make the place look unusual this morning, and rare.”
Michael Anthony

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