An Untamed State

by Roxane Gay

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  • "An Untamed State" by Roxane Gay - maybe my favorite thing she's ever written -- about Mireille, a Haitian woman who gets kidnapped. I held my breath the entire book. to Tweet

About Book

Her perfect life is shattered when Mireille is kidnapped by armed men in front of her father's estate in Haiti and she must endure the horrors and torments of her captors while her father inexplicably resists paying for her ransom.