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Lake, Nick
In darkness / Nick Lake
New York : Bloomsbury, c2012
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Juvenile/1st Flr  jPN.Lake25I5 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010 -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Haiti -- History -- Revolution, 1791-1804 -- Juvenile fiction
Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803 -- Juvenile fiction
Subject(s) Survival -- Juvenile fiction
Gangs -- Juvenile fiction
Violence -- Juvenile fiction
Teenage boys -- Haiti -- Juvenile fiction
Young adult fiction
Physical Description 341 p. ; 21 cm
Summary In the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake, fifteen-year-old Shorty, a poor gang member from the slums of Site Soleil, is trapped in the rubble of a ruined hospital, and as he grows weaker he has visions and memories of his life of violence, his lost twin sister, and of Toussaint L'Ouverture, who liberated Haiti from French rule in the 1804

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