Down by the river, Down by the sea, Johnny break a bottle An' he say is me.
I tell Ma, Ma tell Pa, Johnny get a licking, An' a ha! ha! ha! Here is a fun collection of Afro-Caribbean rhymes, games, and songs, collected by Trinidadian author Grace Hallworth, and brought to life by Caroline Binch's bright and life-like illustrations.
Enjoy the poetry of an Afro-Caribbean childhood.