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“A lovely novel that's stuffed with forbidden passions, household secrets and techniques and plenty of braveness and sacrifice.”—Reese Witherspoon
After the loss of life of her beloved grandmother, a Cuban-American girl travels to Havana, the place she discovers the roots of her id—and finds a household secret hidden because the revolution…
Havana, 1958. The daughter of a sugar baron, nineteen-year-old Elisa Perez is a part of Cuba's excessive society, the place she is essentially sheltered from the nation's rising political unrest—till she embarks on a clandestine affair with a passionate revolutionary…
Miami, 2017. Freelance author Marisol Ferrera grew up listening to romantic tales of Cuba from her late grandmother Elisa, who was pressured to flee along with her household through the revolution. Elisa's final want was for Marisol to scatter her ashes within the nation of her delivery.
Arriving in Havana, Marisol comes face-to-face with the distinction of Cuba's tropical, timeless magnificence and its perilous political local weather. When extra household historical past involves gentle and Marisol finds herself drawn to a person with secrets and techniques of his personal, she'll want the teachings of her grandmother's previous to assist her perceive the true that means of braveness.
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