Patrick Chamoiseau

Winner, Prix Goncourt

Patrick Chamoiseau is the author of Texaco, which won the Prix Goncourt and was a New York Times Notable Book, as well as Creole Folktales and Slave Old Man (The New Press), among other works. He lives in Martinique.

News and Reviews

Reader’s Guide

For book clubs, classrooms, and other group discussions, check out our Reading Group Guide for Slave Old Man.

Lit Hub “Best Translated Novels of the Decade” Honorable Mention

Slave Old Man received an honorable mention on Lit Hub’s “Best Translated Novels of the Decade” list.

New York Times Book Review

Read a review of Slave Old Man in the New York Times Book Review

Books by Patrick Chamoiseau

Creole Folktales

Patrick Chamoiseau

Slave Old Man
A Novel

Patrick Chamoiseau