Soñar en cubano : novela / Cristina García ; [traducción de Marisol Palés Castro].
Other Titles: Dreaming in Cuban. Spanish
Author: García, Cristina, 1958-
Edition: 1st Ballantine Books Spanish ed.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1994, c1993.
ISBN: 034539139X :
Description: 322 p. ; 21 cm.
Subject: Mothers and daughters Cuba Fiction.
Mothers and daughters New York (State) New York Fiction.
Cubans United States Fiction.
Madres e hijas Cuba Novela. bidex
Madres e hijas Estados Unidos Nueva York (N.Y.) Novela. bidex
Cubanos Estados Unidos Novela. bidex
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) Fiction.
Notes: Originally published in English as Dreaming in Cuban, by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., in 1992. This Spanish translation originally published in Spain by Espasa-Calpe, S.A., Madrid, in 1993.
"A One World book"--T.p. verso.
Summary: A vivid and funny first novel about three generations of a Cuban family divided by conflicting loyalties over the Cuban revolution, set in the world of Havana in the 1970s and '80s and in an emigre neighborhood of Brooklyn. It is a story of immense charm about women and politics, women and witchcraft, women and their men.