Category: Books

Where I See The Sun
Feb
2

Where I See The Sun

Where I See The Sun Contemporary Poetry In The Virgin Islands. Lasana M Sekou, Editor. St. Martin, Caribbean: House of Nehesi Publishers, 2016. Paperback: $20.00 USC The anthology comprises poetry from 26 poets, including Eileene L. Parsons, Patricia Turnbull, Verna Penn Moll, Natalio Wheatley (Sowande Uhuru), Richard Georges, Quincy Lettsome, Traci O’Dea, Joe O’Neill, Adell Semper, […]

Johnny-Cake Country
Feb
2

Johnny-Cake Country

Johnny-Cake Country. Verna Penn Moll. Essex, England: Mount Sage Press, 1990.  Johnny-Cake Country, a first novel, is where the Caribbean beats out a rhythm for its songs….and where inevitable progress more often than not is accompanied by corrosive influences. Therefore, each character, consciously or not,  does his/her bit to preserve what is left of the […]

Methodism 200 Years Of Witness
Feb
2

Methodism 200 Years Of Witness, 1810-2010

Methodism 200 Years Of Witness, 1810-2010: Celebrating our Heritage of Faith and Freedom.  Verna Penn Moll & J. Wheatley, (Eds.) Tortola: Bicentennial Anniversary Committee, 2010. The History of the East End Methodist Church, Tortola, BVI, as told by Members and Adherents. The book was produced in gratitude for the strong arm of God upon the […]

Funintun’s Christmas
Feb
2

Funintun’s Christmas 2017

Funintun’s Christmas, 2nd edition. Verna Penn Moll. Tortola, BVI: Cedar Tree Press,  2020 The original ‘Funintun’s Christmas‘ was published in 2015 and went out-of-print within nine months, leaving a few orders still unfilled. The need for a reprint became even more evident after devastating floods and storms destroyed so many libraries and books in the Virgin […]

Lead Me To The Rock
Feb
2

Lead Me To The Rock 2020

Lead Me To The Rock. Verna Penn Moll. United States: Light Switch Press,  2020. “In ‘Lead Me To The Rock’, Verna Penn Moll takes us on an intimate journey of her deliverance from emotional and spiritual doubts and fears; even from the jaws of death. “If you are experiencing similar struggles against illness, bereavement, loneliness, […]

This Land - A Trust from God
Feb
2

This Land: A Trust From God

This Land: A Trust From God. Verna Penn Moll. Tortola: Cedar Tree Press, 2014. (The Environment And Related Topics) This Land: A Trust From God is a book that seeks to bring renewed awareness of and commitment to our personal and collective responsibility for the protection and preservation of the environment, and our God-given duties […]

Coals of Fire
Feb
2

Coals of Fire 1998

Coals of Fire. Verna Penn Moll. England:Cedar Tree Books, 1998. (The Development of the Caribbean Fireplace, Cooking facilities and Fireplace Technology, with traditional customs, myths and sayings.  Illustrated by Joseph Hodge)  The author reminds us of the contributions the earliest Virgin Islanders, the Siboney Indians and later immigrants, Europeans and Africans played in developing the fireplace, […]

Legacy: Poems
Feb
2

Legacy: Poems

Legacy: Poems Verna Penn Moll. England, UK: Cedar Tree Books, 1997. $15.95  USC (Paperback) (New) An anthology of poems in praise of the Virgin Islands but applicable worldwide, written while the author spent many years away from her native home. Reviews Verna Penn Moll writes with simplicity of structure and a clarity that brings her […]