Waiting for snow in Havana confessions of a Cuban boy

Title Waiting for snow in Havana confessions of a Cuban boy
Names Eire, Carlos M. N.
Book Number DB057745
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation A Yale historian recalls his privileged childhood in Cuba, where his eccentric father was a Havana judge. Author describes living through the revolution, losing everything, and escaping with his brother in 1962 to exile in Miami. Some violence and some strong language. Nat'l Book Award. 2003.
Narrator Ashby, Mark.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
Booklist - National Book Award - BNBA
Audience Notes Award winner.
Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject Cuban Americans - Biography
Refugee children - United States - Biography
Chicago (Ill.) - Biography
Cuba - History - Revolution, 1959 - Personal narratives
Havana (Cuba) - Biography
Havana (Cuba) - Social conditions - 20th century
Havana (Cuba) - Social life and customs - 20th century
Call Number 972.9123063092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Free Press, c2003.
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