Tambi N De Este Lado Hay Sue Os On This Side, Too, There Are DreamsLydia Quixano P Rez Lives In The Mexican City Of Acapulco She Runs A Bookstore She Has A Son, Luca, The Love Of Her Life, And A Wonderful Husband Who Is A Journalist And While There Are Cracks Beginning To Show In Acapulco Because Of The Drug Cartels, Her Life Is, By And Large, Fairly ComfortableEven Though She Knows They Ll Never Sell, Lydia Stocks Some Of Her All Time Favorite Books In Her Store And Then One Day A Man Enters The Shop To Browse And Comes Up To The Register With A Few Books He Would Like To Buy Two Of Them Her Favorites Javier Is Erudite He Is Charming And, Unbeknownst To Lydia, He Is The Jefe Of The Newest Drug Cartel That Has Gruesomely Taken Over The City When Lydia S Husband S Tell All Profile Of Javier Is Published, None Of Their Lives Will Ever Be The SameForced To Flee, Lydia And Eight Year Old Luca Soon Find Themselves Miles And Worlds Away From Their Comfortable Middle Class Existence Instantly Transformed Into Migrants, Lydia And Luca Ride La Bestia Trains That Make Their Way North Toward The United States, Which Is The Only Place Javier S Reach Doesn T Extend As They Join The Countless People Trying To Reach El Norte, Lydia Soon Sees That Everyone Is Running From Something But What Exactly Are They Running To
Jeanine Cummins is the author of four books the bestselling memoir A Rip in Heaven, and the novels The Outside Boy, The Crooked Branch, and American Dirt She lives in New York with her husband and two children.
- 400 pages
- American Dirt
- Jeanine Cummins
- 09 January 2017 Jeanine Cummins