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Published Dec 1, 2019 · 7,937 words (29 minutes) · 1 like · 2380 views
This is an excerpt from a historical/magical realism novel, released in paperback and ebook editions in December 2019, that recently won the Endeavour Award. It tells the story of African slaves, shipwrecked on the jungle coast of 16th-century Ecuador, who allied with local indigenous people. Together, they outfought and out-thought Spanish conquistadors to preserve their freedom.