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The World Is What It Is

The first major biography of V.S. Naipaul, the controversial and enigmatic Nobel laureate: a...

A House for Mr. Biswas: A Novel

"The Nobel Prize winner's first great novel" (Barack Obama), A House for Mr. Biswas is an...

Derek Walcott
US$41.50

A comprehensive overview and critical analysis of the Nobel Laureate's fifty-year career.

The Other Side of Paradise: A Memoir
Scribner (2009)
US$12.99

No one knew Staceyann's mother was pregnant until a dangerously small baby was born on the floor of...

Nobody's Nation: Reading Derek Walcott

Nobody's Nation

Reading Derek Walcott

US$30.00

Nobody's Nation offers an illuminating look at the St. Lucian, Nobel-Prize-winning writer, Derek...

The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion
US$15.99

In this collection, acclaimed Jamaican poet Kei Miller dramatizes what happens when one system of...

A Writer's People

V. S. Naipaul has always faced the challenges of "fitting one civilization to another." In A...

Making an Elephant

In his first-ever work of nonfiction, Graham Swift—Booker Prize-winning author of Waterland and ...

A New World Order: Essays

The Africa of his ancestry, the Caribbean of his birth, the Britain of his upbringing, and the...

The Mimic Men: A Novel

A profound novel of cultural displacement, The Mimic Men masterfully evokes a colonial man’s...