Krik? Krak! is a collection of short stories by Edwidge Danticat that was first published in 1995.


See a complete list of the characters in Krik? Krak! and in-depth analyses of Grace, “Caroline’s Wedding”, Josephine, “Nineteen Thirty-Seven”, Lamort, “The Missing Peace”, Princesse, “Seeing Things Simply”, and Marie, “Between the Pool and the Gardenias”.

Literary Devices

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