Anansi and Sorrel: The Red Christmas Drink Story


How did Sorrel, the popular Jamaican Christmas drink, get its name? This is the story about how Anansi invented the delicious beverage.

Once upon a Christmastime, Anansi had nothing to take to Gran’ Market. He had to think of something!

Find out what happened next, as the trickster spider man did a bit of “this, that, and the other,” to create the fresh red drink.

Read and enjoy this classic Anansi story, with appearances by his wife Aso, Tiger, Aunt Muss-Muss the rat, Lizard, and his son Tukuma. Admire the extraordinary illustrations, and find out how the crafty spider man was able to make such a valuable contribution to Jamaica’s culinary heritage.

This storybook is overflowing with fun for readers of all ages.

Title: Anansi and Sorrel: The Red Christmas Drink Story
ISBN: 978-1-990380-60-0
Number of pages: 32 pages
Author: Al Campbell
Illustrator: Vincenza Michelle
Publisher: Guava Press
Language: English

Categories: , , Product ID: 3727