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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

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, and is the author of Love and Ghost Letters.  She has won two Fulbright Awards for secondary education.


Love and Ghost Letters

Chantel Acevedo
St. Martin's Publishing Group
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 of police father is idyllic. That is,...

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