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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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Average rating: 4.04 · 1,986 ratings · 172 reviews · 129 distinct worksSimilar authors
Green Days by the River (Ca...

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4.08 avg rating — 1,117 ratings — published 1967 — 9 editions
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The Year in San Fernando

3.99 avg rating — 264 ratings — published 1965 — 9 editions
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Cricket in the Road

4.03 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 1973 — 6 editions
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Games Were Coming

4.04 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 1963 — 5 editions
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All That Glitters

3.84 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1983 — 5 editions
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In the Heat of the Day

4.11 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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Port-of-Spain in a World at...

4.24 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2008
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First in Trinidad

4.08 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2000
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Towns and Villages of Trini...

4.30 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1988 — 3 editions
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King Of The Masquerade

3.79 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2000 — 3 editions
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“A book is from your heart and mind, it is your love put to words.”
Michael Anthony

“My heart was burning for home. For a moment I felt like crying out, but at the moment of greater pain my mother's voice came back to me. It was as if she was here and talking, Stay and take an education, boy. Take it in, That's the main thing.”
Michael Anthony, The Year in San Fernando

“Awareness Increases Success”
Michael Anthony, The Mental Keys For Success In Sales

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