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Author Dance, Daryl Cumber, author

Title In search of Annie Drew : Jamaica Kincaid's mother and muse / Daryl Cumber Dance
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 246 pages)
Contents Introduction: filling in the gaps -- Dominica: the stories begin here -- Free and single in Antigua -- Raising an only child -- Unwanted brothers' arrival/rebel sister's exile -- In America, finally -- The silent years and the reconnection -- Annie Drew and her boys -- A brother's death/a sister's fears and fury -- Annie Drew's last years -- Jamaica's God is stilled -- Epilogue: "I married my mother."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Drew, Annie, -1999.
Kincaid, Jamaica -- Family.
Mothers and daughters -- Antigua and Barbuda -- Antigua.
Novelists, Antiguan and Barbudan -- Family relationships.
Novelists, Antiguan and Barbudan -- 20th century -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0813938457 (electronic bk.)
9780813938455 (electronic bk.)