Krik? Krak!

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Nine powerful stories about life under Haiti's dictatorships: the terrorism of the Tonton Macoutes; the slaughtering of hope and the resiliency of love; about those who fled to America to give their children a better life and those who stayed behind in the villages; about the linkages of generations of women through the magical tradition of storytelling.
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Grouped Work ID ae194ec3-cfaa-1171-8fd1-5134ce8dc46e
Grouping Title krik krak
Grouping Author danticat edwidge
Grouping Category book
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author Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-
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display_description Ten stories on life in Haiti. In A Wall of Fire Rising, an unemployed worker dreams of escaping to America in a balloon, while in Caroline's Wedding, a woman gives her daughters red underwear to wear as protection from sexual advances by the spirit of their dead father. By the author of Breath, Eyes, Memory.
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subject_facet Girls -- Haiti -- Fiction, Haiti -- Fiction, Haiti -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Haitian Americans -- Fiction, Haitian Americans -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Women -- Haiti -- Fiction
title_display Krik? Krak!
title_full Krik? Krak!, Krik? Krak! / Edwidge Danticat
title_short Krik? Krak!
topic_facet Fiction, Girls, Haitian Americans, Literature, Short Stories, Women