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Oscar Hijuelos

The Legal Problems of the Mambo Kings

Leon Friedman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices
Leon Friedman

Two of the women depicted in the book took umbrage at their depiction and sued Oscar and his publishers. I was his lawyer. We won one case and settled the other.

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist Dies At 62

AP | TOM McELROY | Posted 10.14.2013 | Latino Voices

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar Hijuelos, a Cuban-American novelist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his 1989 novel "The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Lov...

In Cuba, The Voice Of A Blogging Generation

nytimes.com | LARRY ROHTER | Posted 09.05.2011 | Books

Like any other first-time author, Yoani Sánchez was looking forward to receiving copies of her book, “Cuba Libre,” after it was published last ye...

Pulitzer Prize Winner Gives Advice To Twenty-Somethings

The Washington Post | Hide This | Posted 08.07.2011 | Books

Oscar Hijuelos, the Pulitzer-prize winner of “The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love,” has just released his first memoir “Thoughts Without Cigarett...

On Our Radar: Best Books Just Out Or Coming Soon We Thought You Should Know About

Posted 07.26.2011 | Books

Here's what's on our radar this week--everything from great summer reads to important human rights issues that we thought you'd want to know about. It...