Title Profile & Character Information

In the Time of the Butterflies

Awards
1995  American Library Association Notable Books

Characters
NameMirabel, Minerva
GenderFemale
OccupationRevolutionary
TraitsMarried
Catholic

NameMirabel, Patria
GenderFemale
OccupationRevolutionary
TraitsMarried
Catholic
Devout

NameMirabel, Maria Teresa
GenderFemale
OccupationRevolutionary
TraitCatholic

NameMirabel, Dede
GenderFemale
TraitsMarried
Catholic

GenreBiographical
Domestic
Historical
Literary
Political
Suspense
Fiction
TopicsSisters
Dictatorships
Government corruption
Tyranny
Revolutionaries
Underground movements
Courage
Prison life
Torture
Assassinations
Martyrs
Memories
SettingDominican Republic