CLAIRE OF THE SEA LIGHT

By Edwidge Danticat
VintageJuly 2014
knopfdoubleday.com/imprint/vintage/

Trade Paperback256 pages, $15.00, ISBN: 9780307472274
Subject: Family / Mystery / Intrigue

A New York Times Book Review and Washington Post Notable Book, an NPR "Great Read," a Christian Science Monitor Best Fiction Book, and a Library Journal Top Book

Just as her father makes the wrenching decision to send her away for a chance at a better life, Claire Limyè Lanmè—Claire of the Sea Light—suddenly disappears. As the people of the Haitian seaside community of Ville Rose search for her, painful secrets, haunting memories, and startling truths are unearthed. In this stunning novel about intertwined lives, Edwidge Danticat crafts a tightly woven, breathtaking tapestry that explores the mysterious bonds we share—with the natural world and with one another.

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