Haitian Heritage Month

“Haitian Heritage Month is a nationally recognized month and an opportunity for individuals including Haitians and lovers of the Haitian culture to celebrate the rich culture, distinctive art, delicious food and learn the traditions of Haiti and its people.”—Haitian Heritage Museum

Get to know Haiti, its people, and its culture with these books available on Overdrive and Hoopla. Enjoy!

Behind the Mountains, by Edwidge Danticat (Available on Overdrive)
Eight Days, by Edwidge Danticat (Available on Overdrive)
Mama’s Nightingale, by Edwidge Danticat (Available on Overdrive, as eBook and Audiobook)
Sélavi, That is Life, by Youme Landowne (Available on OverDrive and Hoopla)
Auntie Luce’s Talking Paintings, by Francie Latour (Available on OverDrive and Hoopla)
Pè Mizè/Father Misery, by Mireille B. Lauture (Available on OverDrive and Hoopla)
Haiti, My Country, by Rogé (Available on OverDrive)
Bouki Cuts Wood: A Haitian Folktale, by Amanda St. John (Available on OverDrive and Hoopla)
Bonnwit Kabrit/Goodnight Goat, by Elizabeth Turnbull (Available on OverDrive and Hoopla)
JanJak and Freda go to the Iron Market, by Elizabeth Turnbull (Available on OverDrive)
Hope for Haiti, by Jesse Joshua Watson (Available on OverDrive)

Mama’s Nightingale, by Edwidge Danticat (Available on OverDrive as AudioBook)


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