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Product Description: Maria Sirena tells stories. She does it for money—she was a favorite in the cigar factory where she worked as a lettora—and for love, spinning gossamer tales out of her own past for the benefit of friends, neighbors, and family. But now, like a modern-day Scheherazade, she will be asked to tell one last story so that eight women can keep both hope and themselves alive...read more

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9781609452520 | Europa Editions Inc, April 7, 2015, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Maria Sirena tells stories.

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Product Description: Daysy Maria del Pozo and Stella Maris Morales-Quinn both came to the United States as part of the 1980 Mariel Boatlift--Daysy settling in South Florida with her family and Stella starting a new life with her mother and step-father in Pittsburgh...read more

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9780932112958 | Carolina Wren Pr, August 1, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Daysy Maria del Pozo and Stella Maris Morales-Quinn both came to the United States as part of the 1980 Mariel Boatlift--Daysy settling in South Florida with her family and Stella starting a new life with her mother and step-father in Pittsburgh.

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9780380704996, titled "The True Detective" | Reprint edition (Avon Books, August 1, 1988), cover price $4.50 | also contains The True Detective

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Product Description: Two Spartan boys grow up together, and become inseparable friends. One is a prince of Sparta , destined to rule this ancient Greek state, the other a slave, or helot, who serves the young prince. In the harsh training camps, or agoges, where boys are groomed to become the great warriors of Spartan fame, their skills are honed and brutally tested...read more

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9781463719319 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 26, 2011, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Two Spartan boys grow up together, and become inseparable friends.

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Cut off by her police sergeant father for marrying against his wishes, Josefina Navarro exchanges her privileged life in Havana for an impoverished one in El Cotorro and is subsequently victimized by her husband's womanizing behavior before receiving ghostly letters from her exiled, presumed-dead father. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780312340469 | St Martins Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: After being forced to leave behind her privileged life in Havana, Josefina Navarro is victimized by her husband's womanizing behavior and receives ghostly letters from her exiled, presumed-dead father.

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9780312340476 | Reprint edition (Griffin, September 19, 2006), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Cut off by her police sergeant father for marrying against his wishes, Josefina Navarro exchanges her privileged life in Havana for an impoverished one in El Cotorro and is subsequently victimized by her husband's womanizing behavior before receiving ghostly letters from her exiled, presumed-dead father.

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