"What sets this book apart from similar immigration stories...is Cabrera’s ability to laugh at the same hard times and predicaments... "
- Brian McGackin, The Burbank Leader
"This is a great story and I really enjoyed reading it. The perils a Cuban family went through to come to the U.S, it really reminded me of some of the things I went through [when I was] younger. Really, it is a fascinating and inspiring book and I really recommend it."
- Cody McLain
Not just an Immigrant's Story
"I was just reading this book again. It's well written. The author Vic Cabrera writes as if you are having a conversation with him. Many funny segments and many poignant segments. I like this book so much I want to buy a few more copies to give as presents."
"Read it & liked it!"
- LM Alvarez
“Funny and touching... funny how we can remember so many details from childhood and can't remember what we had for breakfast sometimes.”
- Iris D.
“What a lovely, funny, endearing and inspirational read. Many of the scenarios could be taken from my own family... I loved it!”
- Olivia C.
“I started laughing from the first page... I can barely put it down. Good Work!!!!!”
- Joy B.
“This is a great story and I really enjoyed reading it. Really, it is a fascinating and inspiring book and I really recommend it.”
“...the wonderful family experiences... weddings, for me Bar Mitzvahs, linger in your memory... thanks for sharing.”
- Alan G.
“I loved the book!”
- Carolyn G.
“Very funny and sad, what a memory, love the book.”
- Arsenio J.
“The book was a perfect mixture of humor, drama and even a little romance."