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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Farrar Straus & Giroux
Publication date September 1, 1990
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780374194345
ISBN-10 0374194343
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.75 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $17.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Lucy, a teenage girl from the West Indies, comes to work as an au pair for a wealthy American couple, discovering the dark side behind their facade of happiness as she also awakens to her own sexuality
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
Lucy, a teenage girl from the West Indies, comes to America to work as an au pair for a wealthy couple. She begins to notice cracks in their beautiful façade at the same time that the mysteries of own sexuality begin to unravel. Jamaica Kincaid has created a startling new heroine who is destined to win a place of honor in contemporary fiction.


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780374194345
 
Large print edition from G K Hall & Co (October 1, 1991)
9780816152018 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Lucy, a teenage girl from the West Indies, comes to work as an au pair for a wealthy American couple, discovering the dark side behind their facade of happiness as she also awakens to her own sexuality
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from Farrar Straus & Giroux (September 1, 1990)
9780374194345 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $17.95
About: Lucy, a teenage girl from the West Indies, comes to work as an au pair for a wealthy American couple, discovering the dark side behind their facade of happiness as she also awakens to her own sexuality
Paperback
Book cover for 9780374527358 Book cover for 9780452266773
 
Reprint edition from Farrar Straus & Giroux (September 1, 2002)
9780374527358 | details & prices | 176 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $14.00
About: Lucy, a nineteen-year-old girl from the West Indies, comes to North America to work as an au pair and observes the unhealthy realities of the seemingly happy family that employs her, in a new edition of the acclaimed coming-of-age novel.
from Plume (October 1, 1991)
9780452266773 | details & prices | 3.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $11.95
About: Lucy, a nineteen-year-old girl from the West Indies, comes to North America to work as an au pair and observes the unhealthy realities of the seemingly happy family that employs her
CD/Spoken Word
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Unabridged edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (October 11, 2016)
9781504743266 | details & prices | List price $29.95
About: The coming-of-age story of one of Jamaica Kincaid's most admired creations.
Mp3 una edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (October 11, 2016)
9781504743273 | details & prices | List price $29.95
About: The coming-of-age story of one of Jamaica Kincaid's most admired creations.

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