|Guinea Pig, or Cori, is a South
American beauty from the
Andes mountains whose
ancestors emigrated with the
first Taino people around A.D. 1.
|Bro' Death is a ruthless skeletal
old man who is sometimes
appropriately called "Drybones".
|Jamaican & African Characters
|Bro' Goat is one of the most
popular African characters in
Jamaican Anansi stories.
|Africans brought Bro' Monkey to
Jamaica, where he remained in the
memory of the island's descendants.
|The sometimes smart Bro' Dog has
a variety of roles in many
|Mrs. Guinea Fowl, originally from
Africa, is a strong, sweet woman. Her
kindness is mistaken for weakness.
|Peenie Wallie, or "Blinkie", is a fiery
firefly. She, like the native Taino "Indio"
people, is indigenous to Jamaica.
|Bro' Pig, or Hog is an immigrant who
came with the Spanish invasion to
the Americas. His ancestors arrived
on Columbus' Second Voyage.
|Cock is a ladies' man and a cocky early
riser. His personality often gets him in
trouble since his impatient and boastful
manner are annoying. He is an opera
singer who only gets bit parts.
|Bro' Rat is a naive youngster who
follows trends just so that he can fit
in. He affects a cool street savvy. He
is from the hood... The robbing