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Krik? Krak!

Author: Edwidge Danticat; Robin Miles; Dion Graham; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2007.
Series: Griot audio.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Edwidge Danticat; Robin Miles; Dion Graham; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1419395653 9781419395659
OCLC Number: 123069280
Notes: Compact disc.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Performed by Robin Miles and Dion Graham.
Description: 5 audio discs (approximately 5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Griot audio.
Responsibility: by Edwidge Danticat.

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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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