Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Record 8 of 11
Previous Record Next Record
Author Hijuelos, Oscar.

Title Empress of the splendid season / Oscar Hijuelos.

Publication Info. New York : HarperFlamingo, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Galena PL Adult Fiction - GALY-13  FIC HIJ    AVAILABLE
 Hanover Twp Lib Stacks - HNLY-13  F HIJ    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Fiction - NSLY-11  F HIJ    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Adult Fiction - PRGG-2  F HIJ    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 342 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary In 1940s New York, a rich man's daughter from Cuba falls in love with a waiter. They marry, have children and when he falls ill and is unable to work, she becomes the sole breadwinner, working as a cleaning woman. But one day her cleaning job will bring luck. By the author of Mr. Ives' Christmas.
Subject Cuban Americans -- Fiction.
Cuban American women -- Fiction.
Women cleaning personnel -- Fiction.
Cuban American families -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Domestic fiction.
ISBN 0060175702

Available items only