I thought this would be a tell-all book about Julio Lobo, who made, and lost, his fortune during the sugar heyday in Cuba before the reign of Castro.  While Lobo is interweaved into the book, the author focuses on the history of Cuba before and after Castro.

I thought this would be a tell-all book about Julio Lobo, who made, and lost, his fortune during the sugar heyday in Cuba before the reign of Castro. While Lobo is interweaved into the book, the author focuses on the history of Cuba before and after Castro.

"A delicious online novel set in Cuba during the last days before Castro." ~Chicago Sun Times

"A delicious online novel set in Cuba during the last days before Castro." ~Chicago Sun Times

NW, by Zadie Smith. THE book about the neighbourhood, and life in the adjoining council estates.

NW, by Zadie Smith. THE book about the neighbourhood, and life in the adjoining council estates.

Books, novels, book collecting, classic and vintage crime fiction, spy fiction, suspense, thrillers, science fiction, book cover design, comics, films

Last remnants of Republican Cuba. Radiocentro Cinema | 23rd St. in1964 | Havana | Before the city when dark forever.

Last remnants of Republican Cuba. Radiocentro Cinema | 23rd St. in1964 | Havana | Before the city when dark forever.

First published in 1959, Our Man in Havana is an espionage thriller, a penetrating character study, and a political satire that still resonates today. Conceived as one of Graham Greene's "entertainments," it tells of MI6's man in Havana, Wormold, a former vacuum-cleaner salesman turned reluctant secret agent out of economic necessity.

First published in 1959, Our Man in Havana is an espionage thriller, a penetrating character study, and a political satire that still resonates today. Conceived as one of Graham Greene's "entertainments," it tells of MI6's man in Havana, Wormold, a former vacuum-cleaner salesman turned reluctant secret agent out of economic necessity.

On Becoming Cuban: Identity, Nationality, And Culture

On Becoming Cuban: Identity, Nationality, And Culture

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