June 29: The Book of Unknown Americans

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Colorado AAUW incoming President Amy Blackwell led our discussion on June 29th at 6:30PM MT. Book club log-in information is sent to those who RSVP at our Facebook event, or via COeNetworkAAUW@gmail.com.

See an overview of The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez on Goodreads. “This poignant yet unsentimental tale of young love tells a riveting story of unflinching honesty and humanity that offers a resonant new definition of what it means to be an American.” It also deals with bullying, a topic covered in AAUW’s Crossing the Line research report.

Read the Los Angeles Review of Books interview with the author hereFind the book at a library near you, or search for the audiobook, too!

Cristina Henríquez is the author of the novel The World in Half, and of a short story collection entitled Come Together, Fall Apart.