‘It was a gala, red carpet affair when Antigua and Barbuda’s “Grand Dame of Poetry” Mary Geo Quinn launched her ninth book, “Hol’ De Line and Other Stories”, on June 9. Scores of nationals flocked to the Runway 10 Conference Centre to witness a cultural treat of music, song, poetry readings and storytelling by her children, grandchildren and siblings.
At the ripe old age of 85, Mary Quinn is the oldest Antiguan and Barbudan to publish a book in her platinum years. The book launch included two book reviews by Best of Books Manager and Literary Critic Barbara Arindell and Journalist, Lecturer and Author, D Gisele Isaac. They both had high accolades for Mrs Quinn and the sterling quality of the book…’ Continue reading at the Daily Observer.