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  • Paperback
  • 148 pages
  • Bad Girls in School (Caribbean Writers Series)
  • Gwyneth Harold Davidson
  • English
  • 09 August 2019
  • 9780435215170

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    I am the author

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    amazing on so many levels i can relate to this story with all the things happening around me Its just an ordinary day in the life of a teen.

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    This book is awesome I love it every other Tuesday my teacher read two pages at my school

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Bad Girls in School (Caribbean Writers Series)This Novel In The Caribbean Writers Series Addresses Issues Young People Face Such As Broken Homes And Teenage Pregnancy, And How They Can Overcome Those ChallengesRead Reviews Here Review By Summer EdwardsOverall, Bad Girls In School Was An Okay Read It Will Certainly Appeal To Young Caribbean People Who Have A Need To See Caribbean Youth Represented In Literature In Contemporary Ways It S Key Contribution I Would Say, Is The Way It Challenges Adultist Perceptions Of Why Young People Behave The Way They Behave Indeed, The Figure Of The Jamaican Bad Gyal Is Somehow Demythologized, Made Understandable, Human And Therefore, Sympathetic I Wouldn T Call It A Page Turner, But I M Glad That Harold Swum Against The Current In Writing A Book About Young Caribbean Jamaican People The GleanerMel Cooke, Freelance WriterGwyneth Harold S First Published Novel, Bad Girls In School, Follows Three Girls At The Redeemer College For Young Ladies Through A School Year Of Redemption From The Brink Of ExpulsionAnd It Took Nearly A Calendar Year Between Her Submitting Bad Girls In School To MacMillan In Washington, United States Of America, To Getting A Response From Eventual Publishers Harcourt In Oxford, England Even With That Wait It Was Not A Matter Of Total Acceptance As, Like The Bad Girls Caledonia Nuttall, Ta Jeeka Brentford And Katreena Melmac Who Needed To Stretch Themselves To Make It Through The Year, Harold Was Required To Extend The Original Submission It Started As A Short Story I Included It In A Portfolio Of Work I Was Sending Blindly To Publishers, Harold Said The Expansion Into A Novel, On The Request Of Harcourt, Took A Year, Harold Saying, I Was Not Writing Full Time The End Product, Complete With A Cover Illustration By Jamel Akib, Came Out In January This YearIn Between The Short Story And The Novel, Harold Was Involved In Mentoring, Which Helped In The Writing Process And, With The Book S Focus, She Says I Also Had To Learn To Think About That Teenage Audience Now That It Is Complete And I Have Got Good Feedback From Educators, I Believe That I Am Prepared To Write For That Audience Avoiding Overt SexualityPart Of The Focus Was Avoiding Overt Sexuality Oh Definitely , So Harold Stops A Visit To Caledonia By An Older Man At The Point Where I Get Up And Let Him In Even The Title, My First Working Title That Was Not Changed, We Had Discussions With The Editors If It Was Appropriate, She SaidThose Familiar With Cross Roads, Kingston, Will Recognise The Names Of The Three Bad Girls As Streets In The Area, With Their Teacher Elaine Mico S Surname Having Spread Way Beyond The Area And Jamaica And Those Familiar With A Certain Cross, Angry, Miserable Deejay May Or May Not Recognise The Name Rodney PriceBounty Killer, If You Please, The Name On The Deejay S Birth Certificate Being Used For The Chairman Of The School Board With A Canon Before It At The Time I Was Writing, There Must Have Been Something About Bounty On The Radio, Harold Said He Epitomises Someone Who Has The Strength Of Their Convictions, Whether You Agree With Them Or Not I Wanted That For My Churchman I Wanted Him To Be A Strong Person I Thought If I Should Change It, But By The Time I Had Finished The Book, He Had Become Rodney Price It Is Just A Strong Man S Name The Names Speak To A Beep Love Of Jamaica I Really Have A Strong Interest In My Country Most Of The Street Names, The Older Ones, Are For People Who Have Made A Contribution To The Country, Harold SaidA Range Of Jamaican SocietyIt Is Not An Idealistic Love, Though, And By Placing The Three Bad Girls In Different Areas Of Kingston, Harold Covers A Range Of Jamaican Society Kingston Is Not A Big City In The Realm Of Cities And, As A Country, We Have So Much That Divides Us, Harold Said She Points Out, Though, That In The End It Is The Girl With The Best Support System Who Has The Most Hope I Wanted To Show That Many Times It Is Not The Class Situation That Is A ProblemThe Environment Of Love, The Relationships At Home, Play A Very Important Role, She SaidAthletics Plays A Significant Role In Jamaica And Caledonia, As A Frustrated Runner, Reflects ThisWith Her Commitment To Jamaica, It Is Appropriate That Harold Is Aiming To Write A Book Set In Each Parish Among Those Which Have Got Her Literary Treatment So Far Are Clarendon With Secrets Of The Rio Minho And St Catherine With Island Of The Lost Boys, These Books Among The As Yet Unpublished WorkHarold Points Out That She Has Come Through The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission System, Bad Girls In School Getting An Award As A Short Story Then As A Book In Its Expanded Form It Also Got An Honourable Mention From The National Book Development Council

About the Author: Gwyneth Harold Davidson

Gwyneth Harold Davidson is a Jamaican novelist and short story writer Harold Davidson writes short stories and novels that suit a young adult YA audience, and also general adult literature Her literary awards have been for general adult literature, and her body of work is set in the Caribbean She is also an experienced public relations practitioner.Two of her fiction compilations have been pr