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The Autobiography of My Mother

The Autobiography of My Mother( )
Author: Kincaid, Jamaica
ISBN:978-0-606-29991-6
Publication Date:Feb 2004
Publisher:Turtleback
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $20.75
Book Details
Pages:228
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.3 x 7.84 x 0.85 Inches
Book Weight:0.6 Pounds
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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