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Jamaica Kincaid

Jamaica Kincaid
Copyright Kenneth Noland

Jamaica Kincaid was born in St. John's, Antigua. Her books include At the Bottom of the River, Annie John, Lucy, The Autobiography of My Mother, and My Brother. She lives with her family in Vermont.

National Book Awards Finalist

Jamaica Kincaid

See Now Then

See Now Then

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In See Now Then, the brilliant and evocative new novel from Jamaica Kincaid—her first in ten years—a marriage is revealed in all its joys and agonies. This piercing examination of the...

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The Autobiography of My Mother

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Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

From the recipient of the 2010 Clifton Fadiman Medal, an unforgettable novel of one woman's courageous coming-of-age

Powerful, disturbing, stirring, Jamaica Kincaid's novel...

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Mr. Potter

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The story of an ordinary man, his century, and his home: "Kincaid's most poetic and affecting novel to date" (Robert Antoni, The Washington Post Book World)

Jamaica Kincaid's first obssession,...

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Lucy

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The coming-of-age story of one of Jamaica Kincaid's most admired creations--newly available in paperback

Lucy, a teenage girl from the West Indies, comes to North America to work as...

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Talk Stories

Jamaica Kincaid; Introduction by Ian Frazier
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

From "The Talk of the Town," Jamaica Kincaid's first impressions of snobbish, mobbish New York

Talk Pieces is a collection of Jamaica Kincaid's original writing for the...

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My Garden (Book)

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

One of our finest writers on one of her greatest loves.Jamaica Kincaid's first garden in Vermont was a plot in the middle of her front lawn. There, to the consternation of more experienced friends,...

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At the Bottom of the River

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Jamaica Kincaid's At the Bottom of the River ... inspired, lyrical short stories

Reading Jamaica Kincaid is to plunge, gently, into another way of seeing both the physical world and...

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A Small Place

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A brilliant look at colonialism and its effects in Antigua--by the author of Annie John

"If you go to Antigua as a tourist, this is what you will see. If you come by aeroplane,...

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My Brother

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Jamaica Kincaid's brother Devon Drew died of AIDS on January 19, 1996, at the age of thirty-three. Kincaid's incantatory, poetic, and often shockingly frank recounting of her brother's life and death...

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My Favorite Plant

My Favorite Plant

Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A delightful compendium of writing on plants.

The passion for gardening and the passion for words come together in this inspired anthology, a collection of essays on topics as diverse as...

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Annie John

Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Annie John, the headstrong, brilliant heroine of Jamaica Kincaid's bestseller, is a child of Antigua but an adolescent of the whole world. Her passage into young adulthood—the tumultuous love of her mother and their gradual separation—is a story that will speak to listeners of all ages. Internationally acclaimed author Jamaica Kincaid has written a true contemporary classic, this generation's Catcher in the Rye.

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