Books by Anna Kushner

THE BLACK CATHEDRAL by Marcial Gala
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 7, 2020

"A raucous, anguished, fast-paced story, tautly written and deeply rooted."
Award-winning Cuban writer and architect Gala links the fate of a community with the doomed construction of a cathedral in this dark, violent, often comic novel, his first to be translated into English. Read full book review >
SABERS AND UTOPIAS by Mario Vargas Llosa
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Feb. 6, 2018

"Insightful essays express guarded hope for Latin America's future."
Essays on Latin American politics reflect 5 tumultuous decades. Read full book review >
HERETICS by Leonardo Padura
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 14, 2017

"Padura capably works here in Perez-Reverte territory, where art and ideas meet mayhem. Smart and satisfying though too long by 100 pages."
Cuban mysterian Padura (The Man Who Loved Dogs, 2013, etc.) returns with another installment in his Mario Conde detective series, this one following a Rembrandt portrait over centuries and continents. Read full book review >
THE MAN WHO LOVED DOGS by Leonardo Padura
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"Long but without excess; philosophically charged but swiftly moving. A superb intellectual mystery."
Cuban writer Padura delivers a complex, ever deepening tale of politics and intrigue worthy of an Alan Furst or Roberto Bolaño. Read full book review >