Books King of Cuba by Cristina Garcia Paperback, 235 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $15 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleKing of CubaAuthorCristina Garcia Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Other editions available for purchase: Hardcover, 235 pages, Simon & Schuster, $26, published May 21 2013 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleKing of CubaAuthorCristina Garcia Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Cristina Garcia puts readers in the heads of two larger-than-life men: an aging Cuban dictator, and an octogenarian Cuban exile obsessed with revenge. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Also by Cristina Garcia A Handbook to Luck The Lady Matador's Hotel Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about King of Cuba New In Paperback Oct. 7-13: A Kidnapper, A Dictator And A London Shrink October 7, 2013 In softcover fiction, Will Self spelunks the depths of consciousness in a mental hospital; Amity Gaige divulges an East German immigrant's secrets; Cristina Garcia defines the space that separates a dictator from an exile; and Ayana Mathis follows the life of a mother during the Great Migration.