Breath, eyes, memory

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An unforgettable novel that shimmers with the wonder and terror of its author's native Haiti. Set in the island's impoverished villages and in New York's Haitian community, this is the story of Sophie Caco, who was conceived in an act of violence, abandoned by her mother and then summoned to America. In New York, Sophie discovers that Haiti imposes harsh rules on its own. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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Grouped Work ID 5e276ff9-a693-1459-ec0f-8bacfce1155e
Full title breath eyes memory
Author danticat edwidge
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auth_author2 Miles, Robin
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display_description "At the age of twelve, Sophie Caco is sent from her impoverished Haitian village 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 her stunning literary debut, Danticat evokes the wonder, terror, and heartache of her native Haiti--and the enduring strength of Haiti's women--with vibrant imagery and narrative grace that bear witness to her people's suffering and courage"--
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subject_facet Americans -- Haiti -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Audiobooks (CD), Cultural Heritage -- FICTION, Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction. -- Audiobooks (CD), Electronic books, Family Life -- FICTION, Haiti -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Haitian Americans -- Fiction, Haitian Americans -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Literary -- FICTION, New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Women -- Haiti -- Fiction, Women -- New York (State) -- Fiction, Women -- New York (State) -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Women travelers -- Fiction, Women travelers -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD)
title_display Breath, eyes, memory
title_full Breath, Eyes, Memory [electronic resource] Danticat, Edwidge., Breath, eyes, memory / Edwidge Danticat, Breath, eyes, memory [sound recording] / Edwidge Danticat
title_short Breath, eyes, memory
topic_facet Americans, Audiobooks (CD), Cultural Heritage, Family Life, Haitian Americans, Literary, Women, Women travelers