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ISBN#9780375705045
BIB ID#553624
Call# FIC Danticat

Breath, eyes, memory

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Author
Publisher
New York : Vintage Books, 1995, c1994.
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Description
236 p. ; 20 cm.
Summary
"Vintage Contemporaries"

Reviews and Notes

Summary/Annotation ->  At an astonishingly young age, Edwidge Danticat has become one of our most celebrated new novelists, a writer who evokes the wonder, terror, and heartache of her native Haiti--and the enduring strength of Haiti's women--with a vibrant imagery and narrative grace that bear witness to her people's suffering and courage.nbsp;nbsp;

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 a passionate journey through a landscape charged with the supernatural and scarred by political violence, in a novel that bears witness to the traditions, suffering, and wisdom of an entire people.

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Central Adult Fiction- Ask at DeskFIC DanticatAdult Trade Paperback0228519609892Due 6-10-2013
HillcrestFIC DanticatAdult Trade Paperback0228492587867Due 5-9-2016
Langston Hughes Blk HeritageFIC DanticatAdult Trade Paperback0228530391298Due 5-20-2016
Bay TerraceFIC DanticatAdult Trade Paperback0228573257745Due 4-25-2016
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Central Adult Fiction- Ask at DeskFIC DanticatAdult Trade Paperback0228555014833Available
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