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Lori Marie Carlson is the author of two novels, two landmark bilingual poetry anthologies, and many other young adult and children's books. Oscar Hijuelos is a first-generation Cuban American and the first Latino to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. He has written six novels, the most recent of which is A Simple Habana Melody. They live in New York City.
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Self-perception -- Fiction.
Coming of age -- Fiction.
Cuban Americans -- Fiction.
Wisconsin -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.