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Children's LiteratureThis book is about Cubans making a new home in America and Cuban Americans today. The chapters are titled "The First Cubans in America," "Making a New Home," "A Changing Community," and "Cuban Americans Today." All of them contain essential facts and information that is readable for the age intended. There are lots of photos from sources such as the Department of the Interior, Corbis collections, and the News/Media, Inc. Photo information is well labeled. There are Interesting Facts in the sidebars. A Time Line organizes the facts and dates. Other features include glossary, index, and section for further information—web sites, books, places to visit or contact. The book contains just enough information to keep interest and yet to learn much about the subject. This book is a part of the "Our Cultural Heritage" series. The reinforced colorful binding is great. 2004, The Child's World, Ages 8 to 13.
— Naomi Butler