Daina Chaviano

DaA-na Chaviano is the award-winning author of several novels published in Spanish. Winner of the acclaimed AzorA-n Award for Best Novel for "El hombre, la hembra y el hambre" ("Man, Woman and Hunger"), her most recent work, "The Island of Eternal Love," was the recipient of the 2007 Florida Book Awardsa Gold Medal for Best Spanish Language Book and has been translated into twenty languages around the world. A Havana native, she has lived in Miami since 1991.