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Oscar J. Hijuelos (born August 24, 1951) is an American novelist. He is the first Hispanic to win a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

Hijuelos was born in New York City, in Morningside Heights, Manhattan, to Cuban immigrant parents. He attended the Corpus Christi School in Morningside Heights , public schools, and later attended Bronx Community College, Lehman College, and Manhattan Community College before matriculating into and studying writing at the City College of New York (B.A., 1975; M.A. in Creative Writing, 1976). He then practiced various professions before taking up writing full time. His first novel, Our House in the Last World, was published in 1983 and received the 1985 Rome Prize, awarded by the American Academy in Rome. His second novel, The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love, received the 1990 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. It was adapted for the film The Mambo Kings in 1992 and as a Broadway musical in 2005.

Hijuelos has taught at Hofstra University and has been affiliated with Duke University, where he is a member of the faculty of the Department of English.

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Total Books: 71
Twain  Stanley Enter Paradise
2015 - Twain Stanley Enter Paradise (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781455561490
ISBN-10: 1455561495
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Los reyes del mambo
2013 - Los Reyes Del Mambo [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9786071125576
ISBN-10: 607112557X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Thoughts without Cigarettes A Memoir
2012 - Thoughts Without Cigarettes a Memoir (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781592407187
ISBN-10: 1592407188
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Beautiful Maria of My Soul
2011 - Beautiful Maria of My Soul (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781401310516
ISBN-10: 1401310516
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Beautiful Maria of My Soul
2010 - Beautiful Maria of My Soul (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781401323349
ISBN-10: 1401323340
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Beautiful Maria of My Soul A Novel
2010 - Beautiful Maria of My Soul a Novel [Library Edition] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781441740304
ISBN-10: 1441740309
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love
2010 - The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781401310028
ISBN-10: 1401310028
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Dark Dude
2009 - Dark Dude [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9788444143163
ISBN-10: 8444143162
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult
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Una Sencilla Melodia Habanera
2003 - Una Sencilla Melodia Habanera (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780060543532
ISBN-10: 0060543531
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 1.8/5 Stars.
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A Simple Habana Melody
2003 - A Simple Habana Melody [Large Print] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781585472987
ISBN-10: 1585472980
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Our House in the Last World
2002 - Our House in the Last World [Five Star Paperback] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852427573
ISBN-10: 1852427574
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Simple Habana Melody
2002 - A Simple Habana Melody [from when the world was good] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060175696
ISBN-10: 0060175699
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 2.4/5 Stars.
 4

Empress of the Splendid Season
2000 - Empress of the Splendid Season (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060928704
ISBN-10: 0060928700
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 9

The Empress of the Splendid Season
1999 - The Empress of the Splendid Season (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780061014185
ISBN-10: 0061014184
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 2

Empress of the Splendid Season
1999 - Empress of the Splendid Season (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060175702
ISBN-10: 0060175702
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 4

Empress of the Splendid Season
1999 - Empress of the Splendid Season (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780694520343
ISBN-10: 0694520349
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.
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Los Reyes del Mambo tocan canciones de amor
1996 - Los Reyes Del Mambo Tocan Canciones De Amor (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060952143
ISBN-10: 0060952148
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'Brien
1996 - The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'brien (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060975944
ISBN-10: 0060975946
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 7

Die vierzehn Schwestern des Emilio Montez OBrien
1995 - Die VIerzehn Schwestern Des Emilio Montez Obrien (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783596129164
ISBN-10: 3596129168
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Mr Ives' Christmas
1995 - Mr IVes' Christmas (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060171315
ISBN-10: 0060171316
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 6

The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'Brien
1995 - The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'brien (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780787101299
ISBN-10: 078710129X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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