Over 276,000 people living in Miami were born in Haiti, and Books & Books is celebrating the incalculable contributions they have made to our literary community and wider culture.  Explore our reading list to experience the full vibrancy of their stories, art, poetry, and history.


SUGGESTED READING

EVERYTHING INSIDE: STORIES by Edwidge Danticat

HATIE NOIR by Edwidge Danticat

THE GARDEN OF BROKEN THINGS by Francesca Momplaisir

MOUTHS DON’T SPEAK by Katia D. Ulysse

STELLA: A NOVEL OF THE HAITIAN REVOLUTION by Emeric Bergeaud

AYITI by Roxane Gay

DEAR HAITI, LOVE ALAINE by Maika Moulite, Maritza Moulite

American Street by Ibi Zoboi

HAITI GLASS by Lenelle Moïse

WHEN THE PIPIRITE SINGS: SELECTED POEMS by Jean Métellus, Haun Saussy

FREEDOM SOUP by Tami Charles, Jacqueline Alcántara (Illustrator)

MY DAY WITH THE PANYE by Tami Charles, Sara Palacios (Illustrator)

MAMA’S NIGHTINGALE by Edwidge Danticat, Leslie Staub (Illustrator)