Havana, 1958. The daughter of a sugar baron, nineteen-
year-old Elisa Perez is part of Cuba's high society,
where she is largely sheltered from the country's growing
political unrest--until she embarks on a clandestine
affair with a passionate revolutionary...
Miami, 2017. Freelance writer Marisol Ferrera grew up
hearing romantic stories of Cuba from her late
grandmother Elisa, who was forced to flee with her family
during the revolution. Elisa's last wish was for Marisol
to scatter her ashes in the country of her birth.
Arriving in Havana, Marisol comes face-to-face with the
contrast of Cuba's tropical, timeless beauty and its
perilous political climate. When more family history
comes to light and Marisol finds herself attracted to a
man with secrets of his own, she'll need the lessons of
her grandmother's past to help her understand the true
meaning of courage.
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