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Jamaica Kincaid's novel is the haunting, deeply charged story of a woman's life on the island of Dominica. Xuela Claudette Richardson, daughter of a Carib mother and a half-Scottish, half-African father, grows up in a harsh, loveless world after her mother dies in childbirth. Xuela's narrative provides a rich, vivid exploration of the Caribbean and the pervasive influence of colonialism. The Autobiography of My Mother is a story of love, fear, loss, and the forging of a character, an account of one woman's inexorable evolution evoked in startling and magical poetry.
Title: The Autobiography of My Mother
Categories: Fiction & Literature.,
Publisher: New York : Plume, 1997.:
ISBN Number: 0452274664
ISBN Number 13: 9780452274662
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: VG
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: BB0201847
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