WorldCat Identities

Samartin, Cecilia

Overview
Works: 25 works in 76 publications in 9 languages and 1,583 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction 
Classifications: PS3619.A449, 813.6
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Most widely held works by Cecilia Samartin
Broken paradise : a novel by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Indonesian and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cousins Alicia and Nora experience profound life changes from different perspectives when Castro's rise to power incites political turbulence and revolution in Cuba, forcing Alicia to flee the country with her parents while Nora remains behind
Tarnished beauty : a novel by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reviled by her Mexican neighbors for a disfiguring birthmark, Jamielet illegally enters Los Angeles in the hopes of finding a medical solution and takes a job caring for a mysterious elderly man who imparts the story of his holy pilgrimage on the Road to Santiago
Ghost heart by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1955 and two cousins, Nora and Alicia, are growing up in Cuba, where the sun shines and the sea is a beguiling turquoise. But revolutionary storm clouds are gathering, and as Castro comes to power, banks are closed, religion outlawed, and food shortages begin. Nora and her family emigrate to California; Alicia and hers stay behind. But Nora has left her heart in Cuba. As the years pass, Alicia writes of her marriage to Tony, the birth of her daughter, and the terrible privations ordinary Cubans are suffering, while Castro and his henchmen dine off French porcelain in their gated mansions. When Tony is arrested for anti-revolutionary behaviour, and Alicia and her daughter's survival becomes increasingly hand to mouth, Nora knows she must return to help them
Ana's wake by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Dutch and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terwijl een vrouw waakt aan het sterfbed van haar man, kijkt ze terug op haar roerige leven dat begon in El Salvador
De geuren van de ziel by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een 10-jarige ziekelijke jongen en zijn Portoricaanse oma gaan met koken de problemen in hun familie te lijf
Vigil by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Ana waits at her beloved's deathbed, she thinks back on her life and the incredible journey that brought her to this unlikely place. Ana's story takes her from war-torn El Salvador, to a convent in the United States, and finally to a wealthy California estate where she is employed as the nanny for a dysfunctional family caught up in the throes of a decadent life. Despite her own emotional wounds, she is able to bring love and healing to her affluent yet spiritually bereft employers. Gifts that no money could ever buy
Peregrino's hart by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een illegale jonge Mexicaanse migrante komt in de Verenigde Staten in contact met een psychiatrische patiënt
Schaduwhart by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Dutch and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee hartsvriendinnen worden van elkaar gescheiden door de Cubaanse revolutie in 1961
Señor Peregrino by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le don d'Anna by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alors qu'Adam, son grand amour, est sur le point de mourir, Anna se remémore sa vie passée et les événements qui l'ont conduite jusqu'à lui. Elle se rappelle son enfance au Salvador, le meurtre de sa mère par la junte, l'orphelinat, l'exil aux Etats-Unis et sa rencontre avec Adam. Anna possède une force intérieure, véritable don qui lui a permis de survivre en se dévouant.--[Memento]
La belle imparfaite by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La abuela Lola by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drømmehjerte : roman by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Norwegian and Danish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuba 1956. To kusiner er hjertevenner til Castros revolusjon brått skiller dem. Nora flykter med familien til USA, mens Alicia opplever at det lykkelige livet i Havanna blir snudd til nød og fattigdom under Castros regime. Etter mange år klarer ikke Nora å nøye seg med å lese brevene fra Alicia. Hun må reise tilbake for å hjelpe sin syke venninne. En dramatisk og vakker roman om håp, håpløshet og evig vennskap. For lesere som ikke fikk nok av Drageløperen vil Drømmehjerte garantert falle i smak
Rosa et son secret by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mofongo : [Roman] by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Damals in Havanna : Roman by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Sterne von Santiago : Roman by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salvadoreña by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Danish and Norwegian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghost heart / Cecilia Samartin by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mofongo : roman by Cecilia Samartin ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Norwegian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sebastian drømmer om at være ligesom alle de andre. At kunne løbe rundt på fodboldbanen, men en hjertefejl gør, at han må stå på sidelinien. Han finder sin egen arena hos bedstemor Lola og sammen tilbereder de eksotiske retter, bl.a. mofongo og fører deres splittede familie sammen omkring middagsbordet
 
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Languages
English (28)
French (13)
Spanish (6)
German (5)
Danish (5)
Dutch (5)
Norwegian (5)
Italian (2)
Indonesian (1)
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