Search Results: "Mirta Ojito"


BOOK REVIEW

FINDING MAÑANA by Mirta Ojito
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 11, 2005

"A skillful melding of individual personalities with the grand currents of history."
A thorough and exciting account of the events leading to the daring, massive exodus of more than 125,000 people from Cuba's Mariel harbor in 1980. Read full book review >

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HUNTING SEASON by Mirta Ojito
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 29, 2013

"A dark reminder that anti-immigrant sentiment has a long history in this country and that the immigration issue is not going away any time soon."
A disturbing account of how attacks on Latino immigrants became a teenage sport in one suburban town, whose bigotry is seen here as typical of much of America. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE VISITS & OTHER POEMS/LAS VISITAS Y OTROS POEMAS  by Mirta Yáñez
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2017

"A well-written but occasionally verbose collection that will please academics but may test the patience of lay readers."
An academic poetry opus from prolific Cuban author Yáñez (The Bleeding Wound/Sangra Por La Herida, 2014, etc.).Read full book review >