Claire of the Sea Light

Claire of the Sea Light

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From the best-selling author of Brother, I’m Dying and The Dew Breaker: a stunning new work of fiction that brings us deep into the intertwined lives of a small seaside town where a little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, has gone missing.

Claire Limyè Lanmè—Claire of the Sea Light—is an enchanting child born into love and tragedy in Ville Rose, Haiti. Claire’s mother died in childbirth, and on each of her birthdays Claire is taken by her father, Nozias,… (more)

Editorial reviews (8 reviews)

If any book about human frailty can be described as delicate, Claire of the Sea Light is it.

It’s no mistake that Danticat says that she is illuminated both from the light from below, as well as above from the moon. It’s the light within the dark we are discovering in this work.

There are intricate symbolic and structural patterns in this novel, but the author doesn’t fully realize them because too often the characters are forced to fit those patterns rather than being the dynamic agents of them.

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (August 27, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 2.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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