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See Now Then

See Now Then( )
Author: Kincaid, Jamaica
ISBN:978-1-61173-733-2
Publication Date:May 2013
Publisher:Center Point Large Print
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

In See Now Then, Jamaica Kincaid’s first novel in ten years, a marriage is revealed in all its joys and agonies. This piercing examination of the ways in which the passing of time operates on the human consciousness unfolds gracefully, and Kincaid inhabits each of her characters, a mother and father and their two children living in a small village in New England, as they move between the present, the past, and the future.

Book Details
Pages:500
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life / General
Fiction / Family Life / Marriage & Divorce
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.81 x 8.5 Inches
Author Biography
Kincaid, Jamaica (Author)
Jamaica Kincaid came to the United States in 1966 as a free-lance writer and is now on staff at the New Yorker. Her first volume of stories, At the Bottom of the River (1983), depicts men and women alienated from each other by conflict, physical separation, or death. The story "My Mother" vividly describes the painful separation between mother and daughter; and the stories in Annie John (1985) clearly reveal that the world of the past cannot be recaptured. Kincaid's poetic use of language and everyday images allows the reader to experience ordinary events with a new and heightened sensitivity. Kincaid is a relatively new writer whose works are beginning to receive critical attention.

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