Ted Oswald

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While a law student, Ted Oswald lived in Port-au-Prince and worked in Cité Soleil, where he became deeply invested in the community and met the feisty young girl who served as the inspiration for his character Libète. Because We Are: A Novel of Haiti is his first novel.

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Average rating: 4.08 · 775 ratings · 135 reviews · 6 distinct worksSimilar authors
Because We Are: A Novel of ...

4.05 avg rating — 604 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
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There is a Land

4.24 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
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Little Flower

4.09 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2017 — 4 editions
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The Bloodied Birds (A Becau...

4.23 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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The Kings of Nothing (A Bec...

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4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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I'm crowdfunding my newest novel, LITTLE FLOWER, and I took an incredible trip to New Delhi in early 2015 to research the book. In the months after, I released one photo a day for a month looking back on some of the wonders that trip held, and those images are collected below.

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“—Why are you helping me? she asked abruptly. He paused for a moment in thought. Because you need it, he said, and because I can.”
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“She taps upon the iron bars as she waits”
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“The one who walks around at night is the one who meets up with the devil.”
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