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Dirty blonde and half-Cuban : a novel, Lisa Wixon, (ebook)

Label
Dirty blonde and half-Cuban : a novel
Title
Dirty blonde and half-Cuban
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Wixon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the wildly popular, semi-autobiographical "Havana Honey" series published by Salon. com, Dirty Blonde and Half-Cuban is a gritty portrait of one woman's determination to infiltrate modern Cuba and find the father she has never known. While on her search, privileged American Alysia Briggs ends up broke and alone in Havana. She's then forced to adopt the life of the jineteras -- educated Cuban women who supplement a desperate income by accommodating sex tourists. With an eye for detail and a razor wit, Lisa Wixon relates Alysia's journey and creates a love song to Cuba, a heartfelt tribute to a resilient people facing soul-numbing poverty in a land where M. D. s and Ph. D. s earn $18 a month, and a pair of jeans costs twice as much
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Wixon, Lisa
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Young women
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Americans
  • Electronic books
  • Havana (Cuba)
  • Birthfathers
  • Prostitutes
Target audience
adult
Label
Dirty blonde and half-Cuban : a novel, Lisa Wixon, (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061865794
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11919884
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11919884
System control number
MWT11919884
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Dirty blonde and half-Cuban : a novel, Lisa Wixon, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061865794
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11919884
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11919884
System control number
MWT11919884
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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