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Krik? Krak!

Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-

New York : Vintage Books, 1996.

224 p. ; 21 cm.

When Haitians tell a story, they say "Krik?" and the eager listeners answer "Krak!" In Krik? Krak! In her second novel, Edwidge Danticat establishes herself as the latest heir to that narrative tradition with nine stories that encompass both the cruelties and the high ideals of Haitian life. They tell of women who continue loving behind prison walls and in the face of unfathomable loss; of a people who resist the brutality of their rulers through the powers of imagination. The result is a collection that outrages, saddens, and transports the reader with its sheer beauty.

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ISBN:

978-0-679-76657-5

LC Call No:

PS3554.A5815 K75 1996

Dewey Class No:

813/.54 20

Author:

Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-

Title:

Krik? Krak! / Edwidge Danticat.

Edition:

1st Vintage contemporaries ed.

Publisher:

New York : Vintage Books, 1996.

Physical:

224 p. ; 21 cm.

Series:

Vintage contemporaries

Subject:

Haitian Americans--Social life and customs--Fiction.

Subject:

Women--Haiti--Fiction.

Subject:

Girls--Haiti--Fiction.

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