Haiti

All Souls Rising: A Novel of Haiti (1)
A serious historical novel that reads like a dream. --The Washington Post Book World

One of the most spohisticated fictional treatments of the enduring themes of class, color, and freedom...

September 1, 2004
Paperback
Vintage
560 Pages
$17.95
Master of the Crossroads

Master of the Crossroads

Bell, Madison Smartt
Continuing his epic trilogy of the Haitian slave uprising, Madison Smartt Bell's Master of the Crossroads delivers a stunning portrayal of Toussaint Louverture, former slave, military genius...
November 9, 2004
Paperback
Vintage
752 Pages
$18.00
The Stone That the Builder Refused

The Stone That the Builder Refused

Bell, Madison Smartt
The Stone that the Builder Refused is the final volume of Madison Smartt Bell's masterful trilogy about the Haitian Revolution-the first successful slave revolution in history-which begins...
February 14, 2006
Paperback
Vintage
768 Pages
$18.00
Toussaint Louverture: A Biography

Toussaint Louverture: A Biography

Bell, Madison Smartt
At the end of the 1700s, French Saint Domingue was the richest and most brutal colony in the Western Hemisphere. A mere twelve years later, however, Haitian rebels had defeated the Spanish, British...
February 1, 2008
Paperback
Vintage
333 Pages
$16.00
The Kingdom of This World

The Kingdom of This World

Carpentier, Alejo ; Medina, Pa

A masterful new translation of a haunting novel of nineteenth-century Haiti

A few years after its liberation from harsh French colonial rule in 1803, Haiti endured a period of great...

November 7, 2017
Paperback
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
$15.00
Waiting for the Waters to Rise
Babakar is a doctor living alone, with only the memories of his childhood in Mali. In his dreams, he receives visits from his blue-eyed mother and his ex-lover Azelia, both now gone, as are the...
August 5, 2021
Paperback
$16.99
Haiti Noir 2: The Classics

Haiti Noir 2: The Classics

Danticat, Edwidge
Edwidge Danticat's short story from Haiti Noir 2: The Classics, The Port-au-Prince Marriage Special, was included in Ms. Magazine's Fall 2013 issue.

A worthy sequel that...

January 7, 2014
Paperback
Akashic Books
320 Pages
$15.95
The Dew Breaker

The Dew Breaker

Danticat, Edwidge
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...
March 8, 2005
Paperback
Vintage
244 Pages
$16.95
Haiti Noir

Haiti Noir

Danticat, Edwidge ; Bell, Madi
A wide-ranging collection from the beloved but besieged Caribbean island...The 36th entry in Akashic's Noir series (which ranges from Bronx to Delhi to Twin Cities) is...
December 7, 2010
Paperback
Akashic Books
300 Pages
$15.95
Hadriana in All My Dreams

Hadriana in All My Dreams

Depestre, René ; Danticat, Edw
Included in 10 Best New Books to Read This May, Chicago Review of Books.

Originally published in 1988 and written by one of Haiti's seminal authors, still with us at age 90, this...

May 2, 2017
Paperback
Akashic Books
160 Pages
$18.95

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