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Havana is a really big city

Havana is a really big city If you think you have read good short stories–think again; when you read Havana is a really Big City you will fall in love with Mirta Yáñez’s writing. I had already read a short … Continue reading

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Cubanabooks captures the attention of OnCuba

  Ana Lydia García, who was present at the International Book Fair in Havana, and who interviewed Cubanabooks co-founder and executive editor Sara E. Cooper, has published her synthesis and analysis of the project in the online journal OnCuba. See what she … Continue reading

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Mirta Yañez, a genius writer

Havana is a Really Big City is a REALLY interesting book. The short stories presented here are very unique and provide you with a better sense of what the Cuban culture is. There are a couple ones that make you … Continue reading

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Cubanabooks at Salon Profesional in Havana

This week at the International Book Fair in Havana, Cubanabooks officially was introduced to the Cuban reading public. The hordes of people in attendance at the fair on Sunday, February 17th, held at the impressive Cabaña Fortress at the mouth … Continue reading

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Havana is indeed a really big city

Have you ever had that feeling that you’ve been somewhere, when actually, you never have? Mirta Yanez’s “Havana is a really Big City” makes you feel as though you’ve been to Cuba… even if you’ve only wished it to be … Continue reading

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Take your book club to Cuba!

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De muerte natural, by Mirta Yáñez

With thanks to the author, Mirta Yáñez, Cubanabooks invites you to enjoy the Spanish version of the story “De muerte natural” from LA HABANA ES UNA CIUDAD BIEN GRANDE Y OTROS CUENTOS. Many of Mirta’s stories are available in English … Continue reading

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