Contributor biographical information for Conquistadora : a novel / Esmeralda Santiago.


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Esmeralda Santiago is the author of the memoirs When I Was Puerto Rican, Almost a Woman, which she adapted into a Peabody Award-winning film for PBS's Masterpiece Theatre, and The Turkish Lover; the novel America's Dream; and a children's book, A Doll for Navidades. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and House & Garden, among other publications, and on NPR's All Things Considered and Morning Edition. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, she lives in New York.

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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Women plantation owners -- Fiction.
Sugar plantations -- Fiction.
Plantation life -- Fiction.
Spaniards -- Puerto Rico -- Fiction.
Puerto Rico -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.