Haiti My Country by Roge
Poems written by Students of Camp Perrin. These teenaged artists utilize the Haitian scene as their easel. The nature that encompasses them is unmistakably their fundamental subject. Quebec illustrator Rogé prepared a series of portraits of Haitian children.
Amazon Buyer Review: “While a majority of the poems are light in tone, a few of the students are heartbreakingly honest in describing the reality of their lives and nation. A portrait of the teenaged poet accompanies each poem. illustrated by Roge. These striking portraits give each piece a heartbeat and soul. They provide the reader with the opportunity to contemplate not only the words but also the writer. Haiti, My Country is a deeply poignant poetry collection that will introduce young readers to both an unfamiliar land and their own potential as poets.
— CM Magazine