Havana Lost Review in Deadly Pleasures
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Deadly Pleasures Magazine
"Hellmann’s writing has matured considerably since her early novels. Her plotting has become more solid and assured, her characters more realistic, her settings wonderfully described. This is a fine… extremely well-told novel"
Hellmann succeeds in creating a story (HAVANA LOST) that moves beyond the black and white and asks the reader to consider several questions. What is worth fighting for? Power? Wealth? Freedom? Love? When does the price become too dear?”
—Reviewer Gayle H. Swift
Libby Fischer Hellmann is a transplant from Washington, D.C., where, she says, “When you’re sitting around the dinner table gossiping about the neighbors, you’re talking politics.” Armed with a Masters Degree in Film Production from New York University, and a...