Caribbean American Heritage Month

Petworth Library

Caribbean American Heritage Month

What do Julia Alvarez, Jamaica Kincaid, and V. S. Naipaul have in common?  They were all born in the Caribbean.

Petworth Library currently has a display of fiction written by authors born in the Caribbean, including:

Atlantic Sound
 
Atlantic Sound
by Caryl Phillips
In the Name of Salome
by Julia Alvarez
In the Name of Salome
Dream on Monkey Mountain
Dream on Monkey Mountain
by Derek Walcott