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Second Chance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“Seraph, come!” The man’s voice reverberated from within the Havana shelter, echoing from one distant loudspeaker to another. Responding to his master’s command, a peregrine falcon flew through an immense underground complex where Cuban workers loaded supplies and weapons into covert transport vehicles. The year is 2031, and Seth Macklin’s unwanted memories of darker days flood back.
Havana Homicide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,160. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Havana Homicide is the latest in the Carina Quintana Murder Mysteries series by Kirkus Award winning author David M Benson. In this 8th installment, Chief Quintana travels to Cuba, where her grandfather once ran a casino for the mob. The intersection of her family history, several present day killings in Florida and two very nasty antagonists drives the twists and turns of the complex story.
Gitmo... Guantanamo Bay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,720. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The third book of the Washington Trilogy brings the nations of the hemisphere together to do what none could manage alone. We are introduced to a brilliant young woman, Naval Academy graduate, born in Cuba and married to an officer in the U.S. Department of State. She leads the President’s parade, and old friends , through life-threatening challenges in and out of Havana and Foggy Bottom.
In Hemingway's Room
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In Hemingway's Room is not a literary overview of Hemingway's work nor is it a definitive biographical study, it is a collection of stories about one of the most adventurous hotel lovers the world has ever known gathered by a fellow hotel lover who could never get enough of Hemingway hotel stories when he heard them.
Rum & Coke
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Imagine being kidnapped in a forbidden country whose language you don’t speak – and there’s no way home. When a strait-laced American TV reporter is sent on assignment to Cuba, he is determined to keep out of trouble. But everything changes when he crosses paths with a beautiful and dangerous Cuban chica who calls herself Calypso. Rum & Coke is an exciting thriller and THE novel of modern Cuba.
Top Secret
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,790. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Raymond Peters is still grieving the loss of his wife when a childhood friend reappears in his life with a shocking secret. The teenaged sweetheart Raymond left behind in Cuba was pregnant. Her son, now terminally ill, wants to meet his father before he dies. Torn between guilt and apprehension, Raymond travels to Cuba and is sucked into an international conspiracy.
The Wind: Tales From a Revolution - West-Florida
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gabriel is a simple sailor, doing the bidding of his Captain and King, when he is swept up in a storm that changes his life in ways that he could never have anticipated. Carlotta yearns for her lost home, and is searching for her lost husband, but both remain elusive in a world that has been turned upside-down by forces far outside of her control.
Almost Havana
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This is like two books in one, two collections of short stories by two brothers writing independently of each otherand but with a common thread. Here you will find stories about people and events in Florida and the Caribbean -- so close to Cuba they call it Almost Havana. “Prepare to be astonished, prepare to be entertained,” says Evan H. Rhodes, author of The Prince of Central Park.
My Summer in Havana: Coffee, Tobacco & Capitalism in Rural Cuba 1959-1985
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
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In 1985, I spent two months in Havana researching the last traces of private sector agriculture. Life behind the sugar cane curtain was not what I had imagined. My research produced startling results. The journal I kept and the research I conducted are fused in this book. Was the metal canister I found a listening device? Are canned Vienna sausages a luxury? Read "My Summer in Havana" to find out!
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.