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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

In this story about family and identity, Violet Paz learns about her Cuban heritage and navigates her family’s diverse opinions to form her own in preparation for a quinceañero to celebrate her fifteenth birthday.

Violet Paz has just turned fifteen, a pivotal birthday in the eyes of her Cuban grandmother. Fifteen is... Read More
 





Cuba 15
Written by Nancy Osa
eBook

In this story about family and identity, Violet Paz learns about her Cuban heritage and navigates her family’s diverse opinions to form her own in preparation for a quinceañero to celebrate her fifteenth birthday.

Violet Paz has just turned fifteen, a pivotal birthday in the eyes of her Cuban grandmother. Fifteen is... Read More
 

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