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Skywriting : a novel of Cuba

Author: Margarita Engle
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The heroine is Carmen Peregrin, daughter of an assassinated Cuban revolutionary. Brought up in the U.S., she goes to Cuba to meet her half-brother, Camilo, who soon after tries to escape to the U.S. by raft. He is captured and jailed, and the novel follows Carmen's efforts to obtain his release by a bribe, money for which she raises among rich ancestors in Spain. By the author of Singing to Cuba.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Adventure fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Engle, Margarita.
Skywriting.
New York : Bantam Books, 1995
(OCoLC)624410943
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margarita Engle
ISBN: 0553099876 9780553099874
OCLC Number: 31434205
Description: xii, 288 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Margarita Engle.

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The heroine is Carmen Peregrin, daughter of an assassinated Cuban revolutionary. Brought up in the U.S., she goes to Cuba to meet her half-brother, Camilo, who soon after tries to escape to the U.S. by raft. He is captured and jailed, and the novel follows Carmen's efforts to obtain his release by a bribe, money for which she raises among rich ancestors in Spain. By the author of Singing to Cuba.

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