By Marcos Aguinis
From the prize-winning, the world over bestselling novelist Marcos Aguinis comes an epic love saga set opposed to the tumultuous backdrop of the Cuban Revolution.
It is a time for upheaval in Cuba: the time to construct a brand new society. Even from her place of privilege, idealistic divorcée Carmela Vasconcelos sees the waves of rebellion and is stuck up within the pleasure. Persuaded by means of her brother, Lucas, she flees her prosperous domestic to affix Fidel Castro’s rebels.
In the mountainous jungle of the Sierra Maestra, Carmela meets Ignacio Deheza, a charismatic Argentinian socialist struggling with on behalf of the rebellion. at the education fields of a revolution, they bond within the cause—and in a blind ardour that stirs their blood and soul.
As Carmela, Ignacio, and Lucas navigate more and more harmful political waters, their own fates develop into inexorably tied with that in their nation. but if the uprising succumbs to corruption and disillusionment, they’ll locate their commitment to the flow demonstrated. For Carmela and Ignacio, they’ll quickly observe that it’s their dedication to every other—and the alternatives they need to make to survive—that would be the maximum problem of all.
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