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.
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.