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Breath, Eyes, Memory
by Edwidge Danticat
At the age of twelve, Sophie Caco is sent from her impoverished village of Croix-des-Rosets to New York, to be reunited with a mother she barely remembers. There she discovers secrets that no child should ever know, and a legacy of shame that can be healed only when she returns to Haiti--to the women who first reared her. What ensues is...
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Categories: All Historical Fiction
Claire of the Sea Light (Vintage Contemporaries)
by Edwidge Danticat
From the best-selling author of Brother, I’m Dying and The Dew Breaker: a stunning new work of fiction that brings us deep into the intertwined lives of a small seaside town where a little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, has gone missing. Claire Limyè Lanmè—Claire of the Sea Light—is an enchanting child born into love...
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Categories: All Historical Fiction
The Art of Death: Writing the Final Story (Art of...)
by Edwidge Danticat
A moving reflection on a subject that touches us all, by the bestselling author of Claire of the Sea Light Edwidge Danticat’s The Art of Death: Writing the Final Story is at once a personal account of her mother dying from cancer and a deeply considered reckoning with the ways that other writers have approached death in their...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Politics, History and Current Events; Writing and Publishing
Everything Inside: Stories
by Edwidge Danticat
WINNER OF THE STORY PRIZE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST WINNER OF THE 2020 VILCEK PRIZE IN LITERATURE From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of Brother, I'm Dying, a collection of vividly imagined stories about community, family, and love. Rich with hard-won wisdom and humanity, set in locales from...
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Categories: All Contemporary Fiction & Literature; All Historical Fiction; All Sex & Erotica
The Farming of Bones
by Edwidge Danticat
It is 1937 and Amabelle Désir, a young Haitian woman living in the Dominican Republic, has built herself a life as the servant and companion of the wife of a wealthy colonel. She and Sebastien, a cane worker, are deeply in love and plan to marry. But Amabelle's  world collapses when a wave of genocidal violence, driven by Dominican...
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Categories: All Contemporary Fiction & Literature; All Historical Fiction; All Sex & Erotica
Brother, I'm Dying (Vintage Contemporaries)
by Edwidge Danticat
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography A National Book Award Finalist A New York Times Notable Book From the age of four, award-winning writer Edwidge Danticat came to think of her uncle Joseph as her “second father,” when she was placed in his care after her parents left Haiti for America. And...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Politics, History and Current Events
The Royal Diaries: Anacaona, Golden Flower
by Edwidge Danticat
Edwidge Danticat, the award-winning, best-selling author of THE FARMING OF BONES and KRIK? KRAK! offers a powerful addition to The Royal Diaries series with the story of Haiti's heroic queen Anacaona. With her signature narrative grace, Edwidge Danticat brings Haiti's beautiful queen Anacaona to life. Queen Anacaona was the wife of one...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
Krik? Krak!
by Edwidge Danticat
Arriving one year after the Haitian-American's first novel ( Breath, Eyes, Memory ) alerted critics to her compelling voice, these 10 stories, some of which have appeared in small literary journals, confirm Danticat's reputation as a remarkably gifted writer. Examining the lives of ordinary Haitians, particularly those struggling to...
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Categories: All Contemporary Fiction & Literature; All Historical Fiction
Eight Days
by Edwidge Danticat
From National Book Award nominee Edwidge Danticat comes a timely, brilliantly crafted story of hope and imagination--a powerful tribute to Haiti and children around the world! Hope comes alive in this heartfelt and deeply resonating story. While Junior is trapped for 8 days beneath his collapsed house after an earthquake, he uses his...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
The Dew Breaker (Vintage Contemporaries)
by Edwidge Danticat
We meet him late in life: a quiet man, a good father and husband, a fixture in his Brooklyn neighborhood, a landlord and barber with a terrifying scar across his face. As the book unfolds, moving seamlessly between Haiti in the 1960s and New York City today, we enter the lives of those around him, and learn that he has also kept a...
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Categories: All Contemporary Fiction & Literature; All Historical Fiction
After the Dance: A Walk Through Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti (Updated) (Vintage Departures)
by Edwidge Danticat
In After the Dance , one of Haiti’s most renowned daughters returns to her homeland, taking readers on a stunning, exquisitely rendered journey beyond the hedonistic surface of Carnival and into its deep heart. Edwidge Danticat had long been scared off from Carnival by a loved one, who spun tales of people dislocating hips from...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Politics, History and Current Events
The Butterfly's Way: Voices from the Haitian Dyaspora in the United States
by Edwidge Danticat
In five sections—Childhood, Migration, Half/First Generation, Return, and Future—the thirty-three contributors to this anthology write movingly, often hauntingly, of their lives in Haiti and the United States. Their dyaspora , much like a butterfly's fluctuating path, is a shifting landscape in which there is much travel between two...
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Categories: All Politics, History and Current Events
First Person Fiction: Behind the Mountains
by Edwidge Danticat
First Person Fiction is dedicated to the immigrant experience in modern America. In "Behind the Mountains" Edwidge Danticat tells the story of Celiane and her family's struggles in Haiti and New York. It is election time in Haiti, and bombs are going off in the capital city of Port-au-Prince. During a visit from her home in rural Haiti...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Teen Lit
Haiti Noir 2: The Classics (Akashic Noir)
by Edwidge Danticat
Stories of crime and corruption set in this Caribbean country by Edwidge Danticat, Roxane Gay, Dany Laferrière, and more.   These darkly suspenseful stories offer a deeper and more nuanced look at a nation that has been plagued by poverty, political upheaval, and natural disaster, yet endures even through the bleakest times. Filled...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
A Walk Through Carnival (A Vintage Short)
by Edwidge Danticat
A Vintage Shorts Travel Selection   Growing up in Haiti, Edwidge Danticat kept well clear of carnival—terrified by the stories of danger and debauchery that her uncle told her. Decades later, a grown woman and accomplished author, she returns home to find out what she’s been missing.   In this selection from After the Dance...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Politics, History and Current Events
Hadriana in All My Dreams
by René Depestre
Included in "10 Best New Books to Read This May," Chicago Review of Books. "Originally published in 1988 and written by one of Haiti’s seminal authors, still with us at age 90, this vibrant, erotically charged work shows how humans counter fear—particularly the fear of death—in varied more or less magical ways, even as it paints a...
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Categories: All Contemporary Fiction & Literature; All Sex & Erotica
Untwine
by Edwidge Danticat
"A haunting and mesmerizing story about sisterhood, family, love and loss by literary luminary Edwidge Danticat. Giselle Boyer and her identical twin, Isabelle, are as close as sisters can be, even as their family seems to be unraveling. Then the Boyers have a tragic encounter that will shatter everyone's world forever. Giselle wakes...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Teen Lit
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