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Jeanine Cummins's American Dirt, the #1 New York Times bestseller and Oprah Book Club pick that has sold over two million copiesLydia lives in Acapulco. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful husband who is a journalist. And while cracks are beginning to show in Acapulco because

Author Jeanine Cummins

Pages 400

Publisher Flatiron Books

Published Date 2020-01-21

ISBN 1250209773 9781250209771

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susan_randlett shared a tip "Wow! I will miss the friends I found in this book."

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brenda_marion shared a tip "Loved the book, but had many sad parts."

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karys_julia shared a tip "I haven’t read any of her other books. I found it intense throughtout the whole thing."

linda_bowles shared a tip "An insightful read into the reasons and hardships of illegal border crossings"

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alicia_spencer shared a tip "Great look from a different perspective. It was told so well. Very sobering and thought provoking."

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joni_keith shared a tip "Forget about whatever you may have heard. This is fiction at it's best."

keri_douglas shared a tip "I was glued to the book from the very first page...riding the emotional wave of this brave mother and her quest for freedom."

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leighelle_johnson shared a tip "Great book, met my expectations! 4/5"

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leighelle_johnson shared a tip "Great Perspective change book for young adult readers. Definitely an eye opener. Not boring at all. Heart wrenching"

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remy_margareta shared a tip "I couldn’t put this book down. Loved it so, so much!!!"

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kristine_arsenault shared a tip "Gave me a new way to look at things from a different perspective"

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christina_konnaris shared a tip "Loved the character development and the way she wrote"

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julia_spiers shared a tip "Learned about more Central American migrant culture. Gave me some new insights and perspectives."

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candace_wynne shared a tip "This is so good. It gives a perspective"

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