Chantel Acevedo

Chantel Acevedo is a first-generation Cuban-American whose childhood combined American modernity with traditional Cuban values.  She attended  the M.F.A. creative writing program at the University of Miami on a James Michener Fellowship.  She has won two Fulbright Awards for secondary education.

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Love and Ghost Letters

Chantel Acevedo
St. Martin's Griffin

On the day she is born, Josefina Navarro’s nursemaid foretells misfortune. But for the young socialite in pre-Castro Cuba, her life in Havana with her Sergeant...

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