Celebrated Belizean author Zee Edgell released her book “Time and The River” in 2007. It is the story of slavery, rebellions, manumission and the complicated politics of love between slave and master.

“Time and the River” is Edgell’s fourth and most recent novel. It took 10 years to write and research. Autographed copies are available through NICH.

“Time and The River” at Amazon.com

Zee Edgell reads from "Time and the River"

Belize's leading author read an excerpt from her 2007 novel at an event at Government House-House of Culture on Oct. 11.