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Claire of the sea light

"The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing"--Provided by publisher.

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  • ""The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing"--Provided by publisher."@en
  • ""The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing."--Publisher information."
  • "The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, runs away."@en
  • "Als de dochter van een visser plotseling verdwijnt komen verborgen geheimen in een Haïtiaanse vissersdorp boven water."
  • "Claire Limyé Lanmé -- Claire of the Sea Light -- is an enchanting child born into love and tragedy in Ville Rose, Haiti. Claire's mother died in childbirth, and on each of her birthdays Claire is taken by her father, Nozias, to visit her mother's grave. Nozias wonders if he should give away his young daughter to a local shopkeeper, who lost a child of her own, so that Claire can have a better life. But on the night of Claire's seventh birthday, when at last he makes the wrenching decision to do so, she disappears. As Nozias and others look for her, painful secrets, haunting memories, and startling truths are unearthed among the community of men and women whose individual stories connect to Claire, to her parents, and to the town itself."
  • "Claire Limy ̈Lanm ̈- Claire of the Sea Light - is an enchanting child born into love and tragedy in Ville Rose, Haiti. Claire's mother died in childbirth, and on each of her birthdays Claire is taken by her father, Nozias, to visit her mother's grave. Nozias wonders if he should give away his young daughter to a local shopkeeper, who lost a child of her own, so that Claire can have a better life. But on the night of Claire's seventh birthday, when at last he makes the wrenching decision to do so, she disappears. As Nozias and others look for her, painful secrets, haunting memories, and startling truths are unearthed among the community of men and women whose individual stories connect to Claire, to her parents, and to the town itself. Told with piercing lyricism and the economy of a fable, Claire of the Sea Light is a tightly woven, breathtaking tapestry that explores what it means to be a parent, child, neighbour, lover, and friend, while revealing the mysterious bonds we share with the natural world and with one another."
  • ""The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing"--"
  • ""The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing"--"@en
  • ""The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing"."
  • "The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing."
  • "The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing."@en

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  • "Fiction"
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  • "Historical fiction"

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  • "Pour l'amour de Claire : roman"
  • "Pour l'amour de Claire roman"
  • "Claire of the sea light"
  • "Claire of the sea light"@en
  • "Claire of the Sea Light"@en
  • "Claire of the sea light"@es