Among Flowers: A Walk in the Himalaya (Directions) (Hardcover)

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About the Author


Jamaica Kincaid was born in Antigua. Her books include At the Bottom of the River, Annie John, A Small Place, Lucy, The Autobiography of My Mother, My Brother, My Favorite Plant (as editor), My Garden (Book), Talk Stories, and Mr. Potter. At the Bottom of the River won the Morton Dauwen Zabel Award of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, and was nominated for the PEN/ Faulkner Award. In 2000 she was awarded the Prix Femina Etranger for My Brother. Kincaid lives with her family in Vermont and in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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Praise For…


"Travel writing at its best." —Sunday Times (London)

"Count on magic when you read Jamaica Kincaid." —Boston Globe

"There's tension, suspense and the exhilaration of discovery." —Dallas Morning News


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Product Details
ISBN: 9780792265306
Publisher: National Geographic
Publication Date: July 17th, 2007
Pages: 208
Series: Directions