Taste of Salt: a Story of Modern Haiti by Frances Temple
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Taste of Salt: a Story of Modern Haiti
By Frances Temple

A Taste of Salt: a Story of Modern Haiti

By (author) See other recent books by Frances Temple
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $13.94
Your Price: $12.55 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $1.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.63 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



Taste of Salt: a Story of Modern Haiti by Frances Temple

Book Description

Djo has a story: Once he was one of"Titid's boys, " a vital member of Father Jean-Bertrand Aristide's election team, fighting to overthrow military dictatorship in Haiti. Now he is barely alive, the victim of a political firebombing. Jeremie has a story: Convent-educated Jeremie can climb out of the slums of Port-au-Prince. But she is torn between her mother's hopes and her own wishes for herself... and for Haiti. Father Jean-Bertrand Aristide has a story: A dream of a new Haiti, one in which every person would have a decent life... a house with a roof... clean water to drink... a good plate of rice and beans every day... a field to work in. At Aristide's request, Djo tells his story to Jeremie - for Titid believes in the power of all of their stories to make change. As Jeremie listens to Djo, and to her heart, she knows that they will begin a new story, one that is all their own, together.

Buy Taste of Salt: a Story of Modern Haiti book by Frances Temple from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780064471367
ISBN-10: 0064471365
Format: Paperback
(173mm x 106mm x 14mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: HarperCollins
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Publish Date: 31-Dec-1994
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Taste of Salt: a Story of Modern Haiti book by Frances Temple and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Frances Temple close
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close