"Pale Kare: Dizon ayisyen pou tout okazyon” literally means: “Speak Squarely: Haitian Phrases for all Occasions”. Pale Kare means “Say it”, “Speak your mind” or “Tell the truth”. The book is not just a collection of Haitian Creole phrases. The author explains each phrase, and each definition is followed by a short story that further clarifies the way the phrase can be used. This is a book of great educational value. It’s more than a language book. Anyone who speaks or who is interested in the Haitian Creole language should get a copy. The author goes beyond language and addresses deep cultural, educational and social issues in the short stories.