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Haiti Noir 2

(2013)
(A book in the Akashic Noir series)
An anthology of stories edited by

 
 
Stories of crime and corruption set in this Caribbean country by Edwidge Danticat, Roxane Gay, Dany Laferriere, and more.

These darkly suspenseful stories offer a deeper and more nuanced look at a nation that has been plagued by poverty, political upheaval, and natural disaster, yet endures even through the bleakest times. Filled with tough characters and twisting plots, they reveal the multitude of human stories that comprise the heart of Haiti.

Classic stories by Danielle Legros Georges, Jacques Roumain, Ida Faubert, Jacques-Stephen Alexis, Jan J. Dominique, Paulette Poujol Oriol, Lyonel Trouillot, Emmelie Prophete, Ben Fountain, Dany Laferriere, Georges Anglade, Edwidge Danticat, Michele Voltaire Marcelin, Ezili Danto, Marie-Helene Laforest, Nick Stone, Marilene Phipps-Kettlewell, Myriam J.A. Chancey, and Roxane Gay.

"Skillfully uses a popular genre to help us better understand an often frustratingly complex and indecipherable society." - The Miami Herald

"Presents an excellent array of writers, primarily Haitian, whose graphic descriptions portray a country ravaged by corruption, crime, and mystery. . . . A must read for everyone." - The Caribbean Writer

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Edwidge Danticat's Haiti Noir 2

Hardback Editions

January 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: Haiti Noir 2: The Classics (Akashic Noir)
Author(s): Edwidge Danticat
ISBN: 1-61775-192-8 / 978-1-61775-192-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Akashic Books
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Paperback Editions

January 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Haiti Noir 2: The Classics (Akashic Noir)
Author(s): Edwidge Danticat
ISBN: 1-61775-193-6 / 978-1-61775-193-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Akashic Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

December 2013 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Haiti Noir 2: The Classics (Akashic Noir)
Author(s): D
Publisher: Akashic Books
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