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As Flies to Whatless Boys free pdf "As Flies to Whatless Boys" has been longlisted for the 2015 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award! Winner of the 2014 OCM Bocas Prize! Included in "World Literature Today"'s Nota Benes, Summer 2014 One of Edwidge Danticat's Best Books of 2013, the "New Yorker" A Favorite Novel of 2013, "Tin House" "William's account of young love attests to Antoni's fluency in the poetry of nostalgia. In words as vibrant as the personalities he creates, Antoni deftly captures unconquered territories and the risks we're willing to take exploring them."--"Publishers Weekly" "The emotional influence of Willy's narrative--his loving descriptions of the people who surround him--is profoundly effective...Strikes strong emotional chords."--"Kirkus Reviews" "Antoni...has written a novel epic in scope that...is driven by outbursts of fine writing."--"Booklist" "A rollicking 19th-century colonial tale blends history with imagination."--"Library Journal" "Robert Antoni gracefully combines layers of idealism, love, and a plague of the Black Vomit in this historical novel." --"World Literature Today" "It brings the travails and small delights of Willy Tucker to the centre stage of our imaginings, asking only that we accompany him on this unforgettable voyage."--"Caribbean Beat" "This tragic historical novel, accented with West Indian cadence and captivating humour, provides an unforgettable glimpse into 19th-century T

About Robert Antoni

Robert Antoni is the author of the landmark novel "Divina Trace, " for which he received a Commonwealth Writers' Prize and an NEA grant. His other books include "Blessed Is the Fruit, My Grandmother's Erotic Folktales, " and "Carnival." He was a 2010 Guggenheim Fellow (for his work on "As Flies to Whatless Boys"), and recently received the NALIS Lifetime Literary Award from the Trinidad

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Author : Robert Antoni
Publisher : Peepal Tree Press Ltd
Data Published : 01 October 2015
ISBN : 1845232968
EAN : 9781845232962
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 96 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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