Books by Ivonne Lamazares

THE SUGAR ISLAND by Ivonne Lamazares
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 12, 2000

"Familiar turf with a fresh mix. Echoes of Graham Greene's tropical corruption, Ha Jin's absurd predicaments, and Sandra Cisneros's stylized restraint enrich what is essentially a mother/daughter conflict."
An adolescent girl juggles the personal and the political in a debut that moves from Castro's Cuba to South Florida in the 1960s. Read full book review >