Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy by Carlos Eire

The book is a memoir of a young boy's life in Havana, Cuba, during the 1950s, just before and during the Cuban Revolution. It vividly depicts the boy's privileged, idyllic childhood filled with joy and adventure, which is abruptly disrupted by the political upheaval that leads to his exile to the United States. The narrative is a poignant exploration of loss, identity, displacement, and the enduring emotional impact of childhood experiences.

The 9774th greatest book of all time


Published
2003
Nationality
Cuban
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
400
Words
123,000
Original Language
English

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