The Autobiography of My Mother

by Jamaica Kincaid | Literature & Fiction | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 0452274664 Global Overview for this book
Registered by KC-Library-YS of Kansas City, Missouri USA on 7/9/2004
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Journal Entry 1 by KC-Library-YS from Kansas City, Missouri USA on Friday, July 9, 2004
Xuela Claudette Richardson grows up in the care of her father's laundress obsessed with trying to piece together a portrait of her Carib mother who died at the moment of Xuela's birth.

Journal Entry 2 by KC-Library-YS from Kansas City, Missouri USA on Friday, July 9, 2004
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