Remarkable...Danticat's most persuasive, organic performance yet. As seamless as it is compelling. (NEW YORK TIMES
Riveting... Dandicat leads her readers into the underworld. It's furnished like home. (LOS ANGELES TIMES
The episodic quality beautifully captures the fabric of this community and how it must weave itself together. (SCOTLAND ON SUNDAY
This excellent, unsettling novel is her finest, and a literary gem. (INDEPENDENT
* A brilliant new novel on universal political themes in Haiti.
* An eloquent and powerful novel of interconnected lives which asks tough and emotive questions about life in a fascinating country.