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Edwidge Danticat

EDWIDGE DANTICAT is the author of numerous books, including The Art of Death, a National Book Critics Circle finalist; Claire of the Sea Light, a New York TimesNotable Book; Brother, I'm Dying, a National Book Critics Circle Award winner and National Book Award finalist; The Dew Breaker, a PEN/Faulkner Award finalist and winner of the inaugural Story Prize; The Farming of Bones, an American Book Award winner; Breath, Eyes, Memory, an Oprah's Book Club selection; and Krik? Krak!, also a National Book Award finalist. A 2018 Neustadt International Prize for Literature winner and the recipient of a MacArthur "Genius" grant, she has been published in The New YorkerThe New York Times...

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The Penguin Book of Migration Literature
Edited by Dohra Ahmad, Foreword by Edwidge Danticat, Introduction by Dohra Ahmad
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | September 10, 2019
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-313338-4 (0-14-313338-1)

The first global anthology of migration literature the eighteenth through twenty-first centuries and featuring works by Mohsin Hamid, Zadie Smith, Marjane Satrapi, Salman Rushdie, and Warsan Shire

A Penguin Classic


Every year, three to four million people move to a new country. From war refugees to corporate expats, migrants constantly reshape their places... Read more






Go Tell It on the Mountain
Written by James Baldwin, Introduction by Edwidge Danticat
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | March 2016
$24.00/31.00(Canada) | 978-1-101-90761-0 (1-101-90761-4)

This haunting coming-of-age story, based in part on James Baldwin’s childhood in Harlem, is an American classic.

Originally published in 1953, Go Tell It on the Mountain was Baldwin’s first major work. With a potent combination of lyrical compassion and resonant rage, he portrays a fourteen-year-old boy questioning the terms of his... Read more






After the Dance
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2015
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-87291-8 (1-101-87291-8)

As a child, acclaimed author Edwidge Danticat was terrified by Carnival festivities – until 2002, when she returned home to Haiti determined to understand the lure of this famed event. Here she chronicles her journey to the coastal town of Jacmel, where she met with the performers, artists, and organizers who... Read more






Brother, I'm Dying
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2008
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3430-7 (1-4000-3430-2)

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...

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Claire of the Sea Light
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2014
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-47227-4 (0-307-47227-2)

A New York Times Book Review and Washington Post Notable Book of the Year, an NPR "Great Read," a Christian Science Monitor Best Fiction Book, and a Library Journal Top Book

Just as her father makes the wrenching decision to send her away for a chance at a better life, Claire Limyè Lanmè—Claire...

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Create Dangerously
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2011
$15.95/21.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-94643-0 (0-307-94643-6)

A New York Times Notable Book
A Miami Herald Best Book of the Year


In this deeply personal book, the celebrated Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat reflects on art and exile.
 
Inspired by Albert Camus and adapted from her own lectures for Princeton University’s Toni Morrison Lecture Series, here Danticat tells stories of artists who... Read more






The Dew Breaker
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2005
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3429-1 (1-4000-3429-9)

In this award-winning, bestselling work of fiction that moves between Haiti in the 1960s and New York in the present day, we meet an unusual man who is harboring a vital, dangerous secret. He is a quiet man, a good father and husband, a fixture in his Brooklyn neighborhood, a landlord... Read more






Everything Inside
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Knopf | Hardcover | August 27, 2019
$25.95/34.95(Canada) | 978-0-525-52127-3 (0-525-52127-5)

Named a Highly Anticipated Book of Summer 2019 by Lit Hub, Esquire, Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, BuzzFeed, TIME, Bustle, and BookRiot

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... Read more






Everything Inside
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | August 27, 2019
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-593-16459-4 (0-593-16459-8)

Named a Highly Anticipated Book of Summer 2019 by Lit Hub, Esquire, Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, BuzzFeed, TIME, Bustle, and BookRiot

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... Read more






Mama's Nightingale
Written by Edwidge Danticat, Illustrated by Leslie Staub
Dial Books | Hardcover | September 2015
$17.99/20.99(Canada) | 978-0-525-42809-1 (0-525-42809-7)

A touching tale of parent-child separation and immigration, from a National Book Award finalist

After Saya's mother is sent to an immigration detention center, Saya finds comfort in listening to her mother's warm greeting on their answering machine. To ease the distance between them while she’s in jail, Mama begins sending Saya... Read more





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