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1472261399
Hardback:American dirt / Jeanine Cummins:2020 American dirt / Jeanine Cummins
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Author: Cummins, Jeanine
Year: 2020
Interest category: Thriller novels
Media class: Hardback
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Tinder Press, 2020
ISBN: 1472261399 9781472261397
Control number 1472261399
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'American Dirt' is the first novel to explore the experience of attempting to illegally cross the US-Mexico border, a journey which thousands of migrants make each year. Yesterday, Lydia had a bookshop. Yesterday, Lydia was married to a journalist. Yesterday, she was with everyone she loved most in the world. Today, her eight-year-old son Luca is all she has left. For him, she will carry a machete strapped to her leg. For him, she will leap onto the roof of a high speed train. For him, she will find the strength to keep running.
Suspense fiction, lcsh
THR, Thriller
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A moving story in which the relationships between the central characters are touching and well-drawn, but I sense the reality of the situations that South American migrants face are less neat and even more harrowing.
08/04/20
kimgreenfield
Surrey Live
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Paperback:A rip in heaven:2020
Author: Cummins, Jeanine
Year: 2020
Language: English
Interest category: Crime & police work
Media class: Paperback
Classification: 364.1523
Publisher: Tinder Press
320 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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