A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel by Marlon James
Hardcover with dustjacket. Like New Condition. 2014 First Edition. This story is a masterpiece hinged around the 1976 assasinaion attempt on Bob Marley in Kingston. This massive poetic novel is a gripping, riveting read. Told from multiple points of view, it unravels the lethal world of mid-1970s Jamaican politics and its decades-long consequences in the deadly yardie world of crack-dealing. Magnificent." - Chris Salewicz, author of Bob Marley: The untold story.
"Upon finishing, the reader will have completed an indispensable and essential history of Jamaica's troubled years. This Novel should be required reading>"- Publishers weekly.