Summer 2013 Reading List

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  • Domino Falls: A Novel
  • This Is How You Lose Her
  • All Decent Animals
  • 101 Things to do Before You Graduate
  • Home
  • By Love Possessed: Stories
  • The Twelve Tribes of Hattie
  • See Now Then
  • The Last Word: A Spellman Novel by Lisa Lutz
  • For Single People Who Still Understand the Value of Relationships

All Decent Animals by Oonya Kempadoo

If you’ve ever experienced the rich and lush culture of Trinidad, Oonya Kempadoo’s seductive words in this novel will resonate with you quite well. Syntactically descriptive and colorful, Kempadoo explains the euphoric aura of the nation’s biggest festival of the year: Carnival. Showcasing the melting-pot culture of Trinidad, Kempadoo gives readers a first-hand visual on what the nation has to offer.

(Photo: Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

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