The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love by Oscar Hijuelos

It is about the lives of two Cuban brothers and musicians, Cesar and Nestor Castillo, who immigrate to the United States and settle in New York City in the early 1950s. The novel won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1990, being the first novel by an American-born Hispanic to do so. It was the basis for a 1992 motion picture, The Mambo Kings, as well as a musical in 2005.

The 2161st greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Pulitzer Prize)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love: A Novel Paperback 530598 $2.40 $0.01 2000
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love 1st (first) Edition by Hijuelos, Oscar (2010) Paperback 7886669 $7.54 $6.75 2010
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Hardcover 5621701 $40.00 1989
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love: A Novel Paperback 2893439 $5.27 $2.35 2000
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Paperback 1285439 $1.08 $0.01
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Hardcover 5666997 $1.19
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Paperback 1086980 $3.75 $0.01
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Kindle Edition 182300 2013
Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love 1ST Edition Hardcover 973943 $11.62
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Paperback 3228439 $15.99 $0.92 2010
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Paperback 446842 $7.00 $1.34 2010
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Hardcover 1121886 $36.99 $1.99 1989
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love: A Novel Paperback 1555125 $13.26 2015