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The Mambo Kings play songs of love / Oscar Hijuelos.

Hijuelos, Oscar, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library F HIJUELOS 000151931 Fiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374535834
  • ISBN: 0374535833
  • Physical Description: 407 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 25th anniversary edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus Giroux, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Winner of the Pulitzer Prize"--Cover.
Summary, etc.:
It's 1949, the era of the mambo, and two young Cuban musicians make their way from Havana to New York. The Castillo brothers, workers by day, become, by night, stars of the dance halls, where their orchestra plays the sensuous, pulsing music that earns them the title of the Mambo Kings.
Subject: Cuban Americans > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Musicians > Fiction.
Brothers > Fiction.
Cuban Americans.
New York (State) > New York.
FICTION / Literary.
Genre: Musical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Musical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Musical fiction.