The Farming of Bones

by Edwidge Danticat

Book Info

Author Edwidge Danticat
Year 1998

Book Description

No. of Mentions: 5

Year of publication: 1998 (Soho Press)

Author Birthplace: Haiti

Residence: US

Genre: Fiction

Summary: A work of historical fiction, bringing to life the 1937 Parsley genocidal massacre in the Dominican Republic, ordered by dictator Rafael Trujillo, through the narratorial voice of Amabelle Desir, a Haitian orphan living in the DR.