Meet an enterprising alligator who sets up a ferry service, a water dog who escapes to freedom, two brave girls who find their way out of the Guyanese forest, a skeleton with a secret from the past, and Rima, the famous singing sea-bird. There is humour, mystery and excitement in these stories. In reading them children will discover the importance of fairness, mutual support, courage, opposition to injustice and commitment to freedom as essential personal and social values.Janet Jagan
has served Guyana for over fifty years as a politician and as editor of the Mirror
newspaper. She was the first woman President of Guyana.