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Product Description: The coming-of-age story of one of Jamaica Kincaid's most admired creations. Lucy, a teenage girl from the West Indies, comes to North America to work as an au pair for Lewis and Mariah and their four children. Lewis and Mariah are a thrice-blessed couple -- handsome, rich, and seemingly happy...read more

Hardcover:

9780816152018 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, October 1, 1991), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: 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
9780374194345 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1990, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: 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:

9780374527358 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: 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.
9780452266773 | Plume, October 1, 1991, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: 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:

9781504743266 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 11, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The coming-of-age story of one of Jamaica Kincaid's most admired creations.
9781504743273 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 11, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The coming-of-age story of one of Jamaica Kincaid's most admired creations.

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Product Description: [Read by Robin Miles]From the award-winning author of Annie John comes a brilliant look at colonialism and its effects in Antigua. ''If you go to Antigua as a tourist, this is what you will see. If you come by aeroplane, you will land at the V...read more

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9780374266387 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 1988, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Antigua--a ten-by-twelve-mile island in the British West Indies and the author's birthplace--is the setting of a lyrical, sardonic, and forthright essay that offers an insider's eye-opening view of the lives and ways of her people

Paperback:

9780374527075 | 1 reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 2000), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Antigua--a ten-by-twelve-mile island in the British West Indies and the author's birthplace--is the setting of a lyrical, sardonic, and forthright essay that offers an insider's eye-opening view of the lives and ways of her people.
9780452262355 | Reissue edition (Plume, June 1, 1989), cover price $9.95 | also contains Jesse Carlton | About this edition: Antigua--a ten-by-twelve-mile island in the British West Indies and the author's birthplace--is the setting of a lyrical, sardonic, and forthright essay that offers an insider's eye-opening view of the lives and ways of her people

CD/Spoken Word:

9781504743334 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 16, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: [Read by Robin Miles]From the award-winning author of Annie John comes a brilliant look at colonialism and its effects in Antigua.
9781504743341 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 16, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: [Read by Robin Miles]From the award-winning author of Annie John comes a brilliant look at colonialism and its effects in Antigua.

Prebinding:

9780613998390, titled "Small Place" | Turtleback Books, April 1, 2000, cover price $24.55 | About this edition: Antigua--a ten-by-twelve-mile island in the British West Indies and the author's birthplace--is the setting of a lyrical, sardonic, and forthright essay that offers an insider's eye-opening view of the lives and ways of her people.

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Product Description: Jamaica Kincaid presents a haunting and provocative story of a young girl growing up on the island of Antigua. An adored only child, Annie has until recently lived an idyllic life. She is inseparable from her beautiful mother, a powerful presence at the very center of the little girl's existence...read more

Hardcover:

9780374105211 | Hill & Wang Pub, March 1, 1985, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The theme of lost childhood remains constant in this short fictional narrative of rebellious Annie John's coming of age on the small island of Antigua

Paperback:

9780374525101 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 1997), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The theme of lost childhood remains constant in this short fictional narrative of rebellious Annie John's coming of age on the small island of Antigua
9780452263567 | Reissue edition (New Amer Library, May 1, 1986), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This coming of age story revolves around Annie John, a rebellious young girl who lives on the Caribbean island of Antigua
9780452260160 | New Amer Library, March 1, 1985, cover price $6.95 | also contains Introductory Jquery | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781504743051 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 5, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Jamaica Kincaid presents a haunting and provocative story of a young girl growing up on the island of Antigua.
9781504743068 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 5, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Jamaica Kincaid presents a haunting and provocative story of a young girl growing up on the island of Antigua.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781885608017 | Airplay Inc, November 1, 1994, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Annie John, the headstrong, brilliant heroine of Jamaica Kincaid's bestseller is a child of Antigua but an adolescent of the whole world.

Reinforced:

9780606162661 | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $20.15 | About this edition: The theme of lost childhood remains constant in this short fictional narrative of rebellious Annie John's coming of age on the small island of Antigua
9780606018005 | Demco Media, May 1, 1986, cover price $14.30 | About this edition: This coming of age story revolves around Annie John, a rebellious young girl who lives on the Caribbean island of Antigua

Prebinding:

9781439501399 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Jamaica Kincaid presents a haunting and provocative story of a young girl growing up on the island of Antigua.
9780613025034 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $24.55 | About this edition: The theme of lost childhood remains constant in this short fictional narrative of rebellious Annie John's coming of age on the small island of Antigua

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Product Description: In See Now Then, the brilliant and evocative new novel from Jamaica Kincaid―her first in ten years―a marriage is revealed in all its joys and agonies. This piercing examination of the manifold ways in which the passing of time operates on the human consciousness unfolds gracefully, and Kincaid inhabits each of her characters―a mother, a father, and their two children, living in a small village in New England―as they move, in their own minds, between the present, the past, and the future: for, as she writes, "the present will be now then and the past is now then and the future will be a now then...read more

Hardcover:

9780374180560 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 5, 2013), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In See Now Then, the brilliant and evocative new novel from Jamaica Kincaid―her first in ten years―a marriage is revealed in all its joys and agonies.

Paperback:

9780374534363 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 4, 2014), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: In See Now Then, the brilliant and evocative new novel from Jamaica Kincaid―her first in ten years―a marriage is revealed in all its joys and agonies.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781427226495 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, February 5, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: In See Now Then, the brilliant and evocative new novel from Jamaica Kincaid―her first in ten years―a marriage is revealed in all it's joys and agonies.

Library:

9781611737332 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, May 1, 2013), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In "See Now Then," Jamaica Kincaid's first novel in ten years, a marriage is revealed in all its joys and agonies.

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Product Description: From the recipient of the 2010 Clifton Fadiman Medal, an unforgettable novel of one woman's courageous coming-of-agePowerful, disturbing, stirring, Jamaica Kincaid's novel is the deeply charged story of a woman's life on the island of Dominica...read more

Hardcover:

9780374107321 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1997, cover price $20.00 | also contains Political Reputation Management: The Strategy Myth | About this edition: Jamaica Kincaid's new novel is narrated by a seventy-year old West Indian woman looking back on her life and evoking the relationships that have given it meaning.
9780374107314 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1996, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A seventy-year-old West Indian woman looks back over the course of her life and examines the relationships that have given meaning to her existence

Paperback:

9780374531874 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 7, 2013), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: From the recipient of the 2010 Clifton Fadiman Medal, an unforgettable novel of one woman's courageous coming-of-agePowerful, disturbing, stirring, Jamaica Kincaid's novel is the deeply charged story of a woman's life on the island of Dominica.
9780452274662 | Reprint edition (Plume, January 1, 1997), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A seventy-year-old West Indian woman looks back over the course of her life and examines the relationships that have given meaning to her existence

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781885608093 | Unabridged edition (Airplay Inc, January 1, 1996), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: "The mesmerizing, harrowing, richly metaphorical autobiography of 70-year-old Xuela Claudette Richardson.

Reinforced:

9780606299916 | Demco Media, October 30, 2004, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: A seventy-year-old West Indian woman looks back over the course of her life and examines the relationships that have given meaning to her existence

Prebinding:

9780613030595 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $20.40 | About this edition: Narrated by an elderly West Indian woman looking back on her life, a story beginning at the height of imperialism and ending as colonialism fades deals with sex, human relations, and the interplay of power and powerlessness.
9781417636204, titled "Autobiography of My Mother" | Turtleback Books, January 1, 1997, cover price $25.80 | About this edition: A seventy-year-old West Indian woman looks back over the course of her life and examines the relationships that have given meaning to her existence

Product Description: Jamaica Kincaid's incantatory, poetic, and often shockingly frank recounting of her brother Devon Drew's life is also the story of her family on the island of Antigua, a constellation centered on the powerful, sometimes threatening figure of the writer's mother...read more

Hardcover:

9780374216818 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1997, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: The author presents a candid portrait of her late brother, an athlete, Rastafarian, and drug addict who died of AIDS at the age of thirty-three

Paperback:

9780374525620 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1998, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The author presents a candid portrait of her late brother, an athlete, Rastafarian, and drug addict who died of AIDS at the age of thirty-three

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140867374 | Unabridged edition (Penguin/Highbridge, October 1, 1997), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Jamaica Kincaid's brother Drew died of AIDS on January 19,1996, at the age of 33.

Prebinding:

9781439568484 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 3, 2008), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Jamaica Kincaid's incantatory, poetic, and often shockingly frank recounting of her brother Devon Drew's life is also the story of her family on the island of Antigua, a constellation centered on the powerful, sometimes threatening figure of the writer's mother.
9780613181327 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $23.30 | About this edition: The author presents a candid portrait of her late brother, an athlete, Rastafarian, and drug addict who died of AIDS at the age of thirty-three

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A combination memoir and travel journal details an adventure through the mountains of Nepal in search of native flowers and plants that could grow in Vermont, encountering guerrillas, Sherpas, yaks, and spectacular landscapes on the way. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780792265306 | Natl Geographic Society, January 1, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A combination memoir and travel journal details an adventure through the mountains of Nepal in search of native flowers and plants that could grow in Vermont, encountering guerrillas, Sherpas, yaks, and spectacular landscapes on the way.

Paperback:

9781426200960 | Reprint edition (Natl Geographic Society, July 17, 2007), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A combination memoir and travel journal details an adventure through the mountains of Nepal in search of native flowers and plants that could grow in Vermont, encountering guerrillas, Sherpas, yaks, and spectacular landscapes on the way.

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Spending his days on the roads of the only towns he has ever known, illiterate taxi chauffeur Mr. Potter remembers the lives of his poor fisherman father and suicide victim mother, as well as his experiences with people from the outside world. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780374214944 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 2002), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Spending his days on the roads of the only towns he has ever known, illiterate taxi chauffeur Mr.

Paperback:

9780374528744 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 2003), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Spending his days on the roads of the only towns he has ever known, illiterate taxi chauffeur Mr.

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The critically acclaimed author offers a passionate literary celebration of the art of gardening, discussing her favorite plants, her horticultural sources of inspiration, famous gardens around the world, and more. Reprint. (view table of contents)
By Jill Fox (illustrator) and Jamaica Kincaid (editor)

Hardcover:

9780374281861, titled "My Garden Book" | Farrar Straus & Giroux, November 1, 1999, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The author offers a literary celebration of the art of gardening, discussing her favorite plants, her horticultural sources of inspiration, and famous gardens around the world

Paperback:

9780374527761 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 2001), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The critically acclaimed author offers a passionate literary celebration of the art of gardening, discussing her favorite plants, her horticultural sources of inspiration, famous gardens around the world, and more.

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Product Description: This study focuses on the ways in which two of the most prominent Caribbean women writers residing in the United States, Michelle Cliff and Jamaica Kincaid, have made themselves at home within Caribbean poetics, even as their migration to the United States affords them participation and acceptance within its literary space...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780815340379 | Routledge, January 1, 2001, cover price $147.00 | About this edition: This study focuses on the ways in which two of the most prominent Caribbean women writers residing in the United States, Michelle Cliff and Jamaica Kincaid, have made themselves at home within Caribbean poetics, even as their migration to the United States affords them participation and acceptance within its literary space.

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A collection of short works by the author of Lucy follow the ties between mother and child, the beauty and destructiveness of nature, the gulf between man and woman, and the significance of familiar objects. Reprint. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780374106607 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 1, 1983, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A collection of twelve short stories represents, by turn, both whimsical and biblical perspectives and speaks about things that are partly remembered, partly divined

Paperback:

9780374527341 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 2000), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A collection of short works by the author of Lucy follow the ties between mother and child, the beauty and destructiveness of nature, the gulf between man and woman, and the significance of familiar objects.
9780452267541 | Reissue edition (Plume, January 1, 1992), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of short fiction by the author of Lucy features ten stories that reflect Kincaid's memories of her Caribbean childhood and its world of family, manners, and landscape.

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Examines the themes and techniques used in the major works of Jamaica Kincaid. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780313302954 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 1999, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Examines the themes and techniques used in the major works of Jamaica Kincaid.

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Product Description: Since its publication in 1985, Annie John has become one of the most widely taught novels in American high schools. Part of its appeal lies in its unique setting, the island of Antigua. This interdisciplinary collection of 30 primary documents and commentary will enrich the reader's understanding of the historical, social, and cultural contexts of the novel...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780313302541 | Greenwood Pub Group, January 30, 1999, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: Since its publication in 1985, Annie John has become one of the most widely taught novels in American high schools.

Product Description: As a writer who has been quoted as saying she writes to save her life- that is she couldn't write, she would be a revolutionary- Antiguan novelist Jamaica Kincaid translates this passion into searing, exhilarating prose. Her weaving of history, autobiography, fiction, and polemic has won her a large readership...read more

Hardcover:

9780813915197 | Univ of Virginia Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: As a writer who has been quoted as saying she writes to save her life- that is she couldn't write, she would be a revolutionary- Antiguan novelist Jamaica Kincaid translates this passion into searing, exhilarating prose.

Paperback:

9780813915203 | Univ of Virginia Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $21.50 | About this edition: As a writer who has been quoted as saying she writes to save her life- that is she couldn't write, she would be a revolutionary- Antiguan novelist Jamaica Kincaid translates this passion into searing, exhilarating prose.

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A critical examinination of the works of Jamaica Kincaid reveals the influence of colonial domination in the West Indies, where she was born, and racial domination in the United States, to which she migrated as a teenager

Hardcover:

9780805739947 | Twayne Pub, October 1, 1994, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: A critical examinination of the works of Jamaica Kincaid reveals the influence of colonial domination in the West Indies, where she was born, and racial domination in the United States, to which she migrated as a teenager

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