The Resource The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat

The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat

Label
The dew breaker
Title
The dew breaker
Statement of responsibility
Edwidge Danticat
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A scarred Brooklyn resident remembers his past life as a Haitian torturer in the 1960s, a period during which he waged personal and political battles before moving to New York, where his past continued to haunt him throughout his marriage and parenthood.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121776
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Danticat, Edwidge
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.A5815
LC item number
O96 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haitian Americans
  • Torture
  • Haiti
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The book of the dead -- Seven -- Water child -- The book of miracles -- Night talkers -- The bridal seamtress -- Monkey tails -- The funeral singer -- The dew breaker
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9781400041145
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003060788
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52838918
  • (OCoLC)52838918
Label
The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat
Publication
Contents
The book of the dead -- Seven -- Water child -- The book of miracles -- Night talkers -- The bridal seamtress -- Monkey tails -- The funeral singer -- The dew breaker
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9781400041145
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003060788
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52838918
  • (OCoLC)52838918

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