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Loosing My Espanish

Loosing My Espanish

(2004)
A novel by

 
Oscar Delossantos is about to lose his job as a teacher at a Jesuit high school in Chicago. Rather than go quietly, he embarks on a valiant last history lesson that chronicles the flight from Cuba of his makeshift extended family.Evoking the struggle between nostalgia and the realities of the Cuban Revolution with both grit and lyricism, he inspires his students with an altogether dazzling reinterpretation of the Cuban-American experience.

By turns heartbreaking, funny, and brilliantly inventive, Loosing My Espanish is a singular debut.

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Hardback Editions

October 2004 : USA Hardback
Title: Loosing My Espanish: A Novel
Author(s): H G Carrillo
ISBN: 0-375-42319-2 / 978-0-375-42319-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pantheon
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Paperback Editions

October 2005 : USA Paperback
Title: Loosing My Espanish
Author(s): H G Carrillo
ISBN: 1-4000-7814-8 / 978-1-4000-7814-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
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Kindle Editions

February 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Loosing My Espanish
Author(s): H G Carrillo
Publisher: Anchor
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