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King of Cuba a novel

Vivid and teeming with life, King of Cuba transports readers to Cuba and Miami, and into the heads of two larger-than-life men: a fictionalized Fidel Castro and an octogenarian Cuban exile obsessed with seeking revenge against the dictator. GarcIa's masterful twinning of these characters combines with a rabble of other Cuban voices to portray the passions and realities of two Cubas'on the island and off' in a pulsating story that entertains and illuminates.

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  • "Vivid and teeming with life, King of Cuba transports readers to Cuba and Miami, and into the heads of two larger-than-life men: a fictionalized Fidel Castro and an octogenarian Cuban exile obsessed with seeking revenge against the dictator. GarcIa's masterful twinning of these characters combines with a rabble of other Cuban voices to portray the passions and realities of two Cubas'on the island and off' in a pulsating story that entertains and illuminates."@en
  • ""El Comandante, an aging Castro-like dictator shambles about his mansion in Havana, visits a dying friend, tortures hunger strikers in one of his prisons, and grapples with the stale end of his life that is as devoid of grandeur as his nearly sixty-year-old revolution. Across the waters in Florida, Goyo Herrera, a Miami exile in his eighties, plots revenge against his longtime enemy--the very same El Comandante--whom he blames for stealing his beloved, ruining his homeland, and taking his father's life"--Provided by publisher."@en
  • "A Fidel Castro-like octogenarian Cuban exile obsessively seeks revenge against the dictator."@en
  • "A Fidel Castro-like octogenarian Cuban exile obsessively seeks revenge against the dictator."

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  • "Fiction"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Fiction"@en

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  • "King of Cuba a novel"@en
  • "King of Cuba"@en
  • "King of cuba a novel"@en
  • "King of Cuba : a novel"@en
  • "King of Cuba : a novel"