Redemption in Indigo

Redemption in Indigo

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In this funny, fresh fable, a villager leaves her husband and finds she can manipulate chaos.

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  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 139.7 x 210.82 x 12.7mm | 385.55g
  • Small Beer Press
  • Big Mouth House
  • NorthamptonUnited States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1931520666
  • 9781931520669
  • 235,154

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"This is one of those literary works of which it can be said that not a word should be changed."--"Booklist" *Starred Review*"Lord's debut, a retelling of a Senegalese folktale, packs a great deal of subtly alluring storytelling into this small package."--"Publishers Weekly" *Starred Review*"Adventure, mystery, familial relations, discourse of power, ananse, the spirit world."--Kamau Brathwaite ("Born to Slow Horses")"Drawing on a multicultural melange of narrative traditions--both oral and written--this Barbadian author surprises. She tap dances across the conventional, using it to make spirited sounds."--"Foreword Reviews""Lord weaves fantasy into an implied history of the world to reflect on the use of power and human choice."--Carl Brandon Society Blog

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About Karen Lord

Karen Lord was born in Barbados in 1968. She holds a science degree from the University of Toronto and a PhD in the sociology of religion from The University of Wales. She has taught physics, trained soldiers, and worked in the Foreign Service. This is her first novel.

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