Home » Ptolemy Turtle by Melisande Potter-Hall
Ptolemy Turtle Melisande Potter-Hall

Ptolemy Turtle

Melisande Potter-Hall

Published January 1st 1992
ISBN : 9789766250492
Paperback
42 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

Ptolemy Turtle lived on the edge of the White River under a heavenly allspice tree. All round were the sweet colours of Jamaica.Young Ptolemy gets hit on the head by a falling breadfruit and discovers why he loves watermelon. Dazed by the blow heMorePtolemy Turtle lived on the edge of the White River under a heavenly allspice tree. All round were the sweet colours of Jamaica.Young Ptolemy gets hit on the head by a falling breadfruit and discovers why he loves watermelon. Dazed by the blow he sees visions of angels, and learns the importance of politeness and the ability to reason.Ptolemy Turtle is an imaginative coming of age story set in the rich and vibrant culture of Jamaica.