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Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports
Department of Culture
Release Date:
Thursday, 18 August 2022 - 2:23pm

It’s official!

Marilin Malone Bass, joins the ranks of Virgin Islands authors, after the publishing and official launch of her book, ‘Boundless Childhood Joy: Tales from in and around the Garden’.

“This book is a way to preserve the happy childhood memories my siblings, relatives, and others shared as they grow up in the 1960s,” the new author said.

The book, launched on Wednesday, August 18, is a compilation of short stories about Mrs. Malone Bass’ happy childhood days growing up in Fat Hog’s Bay, located on the island of Tortola.

Mrs. Malone Bass says the text will be a fun and relaxing read, and recommends for anyone ages nine and above.


Berta McKelly Adams

Assistant Information Officer
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2740