Cuban Exile Memories is a collection of narratives about the Cuban exile experience of the mid-20th Century. It is a testament to the courage, perseverance, and determination of the people whose lives were upended quickly, dramatically and irrevocably by a political movement. Cuban-American Talek Nantes is an Amazon best-selling author, digital content creator and founder of the travel blog, TravelswithTalek.com. Her work has appeared in numerous publications. Talek is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and lives with her husband in New York City and Miami.