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Barnes & Noble and Oprah both pick "American Dirt" for book club

Jan 22 2020

Barnes & Noble has chosen American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins as its February national book club selection.

Oprah Winfrey has also chosen American Dirt as her latest book club pick. As quoted by O: The Oprah Magazine, Oprah said, "Like so many of us, I've read newspaper articles and watched television news stories and seen movies about the plight of families looking for a better life. But this story changed the way I see what it means to be a migrant in a whole new way."

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"American Dirt is a Grapes of Wrath for our times."
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