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“We write from where we have been to where we wish we could be.”—Nancy Osa

Nancy Osa is the winner of the Delacorte Press Prize for a First Young Adult Novel for Cuba 15.


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Write what you don’t know . . .

Don’t you love reading about your hometown in a book or seeing it in a movie? I sure do. It makes you feel a part of something important. Reciprocally, it’s fun to learn intimate details about other settings, other lands, or other worlds through fiction. I’m not sure which is best. In writing Cuba 15, my novel about a Cuban... Read More


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Cuba 15
Written by Nancy Osa
Trade Paperback

Violet Paz has just turned 15, a pivotal birthday in the eyes of her Cuban grandmother. Fifteen is the age when a girl enters womanhood, traditionally celebrating the occasion with a quinceañero. But while Violet is half Cuban, she’s also half Polish, and more importantly, she feels 100% American. Except for... Read More
 





Cuba 15
Written by Nancy Osa
eBook

Violet Paz has just turned 15, a pivotal birthday in the eyes of her Cuban grandmother. Fifteen is the age when a girl enters womanhood, traditionally celebrating the occasion with a quinceañero. But while Violet is half Cuban, she’s also half Polish, and more importantly, she feels 100% American. Except for... Read More
 

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