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Breath, Eyes, Memory

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 At the age of twelve, Sophie Caco is sent from her imp 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 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

Title : Breath, Eyes, Memory
Author :  Edwidge Danticat
Language : English
Isbn : 037570504X
Format : Paperback
Pages : 234 pages

Rating: 4.9

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