The Distant Marvels

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Description

Maria Sirena tells stories. She does it for money - she was a favourite in the cigar factory where she worked as a lectora - and for love, spinning gossamer tales out of her own past for the benefit of friends, neighbours and family. But now, like a modern-day Scheherazade, she will be asked to tell one last story so that eight women can keep hope, and themselves, alive as a deadly hurricane hits Cuba. The women are trapped together, and so Maria begins to tell the story of her childhood during Cuba's Third War of Independence.

Product Details

Price
£10.99  £10.22
Publisher
Europa Editions
Publish Date
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781609452520

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