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              American Dirt: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

              American Dirt: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $34.99
              • $27.29
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              The extraordinary story of a mother who will risk anything to save her son from the fate that destroyed their family: a novel with the topicality of EXIT WEST and the urgency of ROOM

              ISBN 9781472261410
              Released NZ 21 Jan 2020
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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              American Dirt: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

              American Dirt: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER (Hardback)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $60.00
              • $46.80
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              The extrordinary story of a mother who will risk anything to save her son from the fate that destroyed their family: a novel with the topicality of EXIT WEST and the urgency of ROOM

              ISBN 9781472261397
              Released NZ 21 Jan 2020
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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              American Dirt (Oprah's Book Club)
               

              American Dirt (Oprah's Book Club) (Hardback)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $59.50
              • $47.60
              • Save $11.90
              • In Stock US

              Tambi n de este lado hay sue os. On this side too, there are dreams. Already being hailed as a Grapes of Wrath for our times and a new American classic , American Dirt is a rare exploration into the inner hearts of people willing to sacrifice everything for a glimmer of hope. If ...it's only a better life you seek, seek it elsewhere...This path is only for people who have no choice, no other option, only violence and misery behind you. And your journey will grow even more treacherous from here. Everything is working against you. --American Dirt Lydia Quixano Perez 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 comfortable. Even 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 four 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 same. Forced 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 towards 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? American Dirt will leave readers utterly changed when they finish reading it. It is a page-turner, it is a literary achievement, it is filled with poignancy, drama, and humanity
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              ISBN 9781250209764
              Released NZ 21 Jan 2020
              Publisher Flatiron Books
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              The Crooked Branch
               

              The Crooked Branch (Paperback, Digital original)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.49
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              • Pub Date
                9 Jun 20

              From the acclaimed author of AMERICAN DIRT comes the deeply moving story of two mothers from two very different times

              ISBN 9781472272850
              Released NZ 9 Jun 2020
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              The Outside Boy
               

              The Outside Boy (Paperback, Digital original)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.49
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              • Pub Date
                10 Mar 20

              A poignant, coming of age novel about an Irish gypsy boy's childhood in the 1950's from the author of AMERICAN DIRT.

              ISBN 9781472272836
              Released NZ 10 Mar 2020
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
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              A Rip in Heaven
               

              A Rip in Heaven (Paperback, Digital original)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.49
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              • Pub Date
                10 Mar 20

              A devastating true crime account of a murder that touched her own family, from the author of AMERICAN DIRT

              ISBN 9781472272881
              Released NZ 10 Mar 2020
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              A Rip in Heaven
               

              A Rip in Heaven (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • Imp. $43.50
              • $34.80
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              Offers a candid, intimate memoir of the horrific repercussions of a shocking crime on one family, beginning with a nightmarish assault on the author's two cousins and brother, who managed to escape to flag down help, and following the family's odyssey.

              ISBN 9780451210531
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2004
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              American Dirt (Oprah's Book Club)
                

              American Dirt (Oprah's Book Club) (Audio CD / Audio)

              Read by Cummins, Jeanine; Arizmendi, Yareli

              • RRP: $84.99
              • $67.99
              • Save $17.00
              • In Stock US

              Tambi n de este lado hay sue os. On this side too, there are dreams. Already being hailed as a Grapes of Wrath for our times and a new American classic , American Dirt is a rare exploration into the inner hearts of people willing to sacrifice everything for a glimmer of hope. If ...it's only a better life you seek, seek it elsewhere...This path is only for people who have no choice, no other option, only violence and misery behind you. And your journey will grow even more treacherous from here. Everything is working against you. --American Dirt Lydia Quixano Perez 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 comfortable. Even 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 four 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 same. Forced 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? American Dirt will leave readers utterly changed when they finish reading it. It is a page-turner, it is a literary achievement, it is filled with poignancy, drama, and humanity
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              ISBN 9781250260611
              Released NZ 21 Jan 2020
              Publisher Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
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              American Dirt
               

              American Dirt (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Int ed.)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $38.99
              • $31.19
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              • In Stock US
              ISBN 9781250754080
              Released NZ 21 Jan 2020
              Publisher Flatiron Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              American Dirt
                 

              American Dirt (Library Binding, Large type / large print edition)

              By Cummins, Jeanine

              • RRP: $104.50
              • $104.50
              • Pub Date
                26 Feb 20

              Extraordinary. --Stephen King This book is not simply the great American novel; it's the great novel of las Americas. It's the great world novel! This is the international story of our times. Masterful. --Sandra Cisneros Tambien de este lado hay suenos. On this side too, there ar...e dreams. Lydia Quixano Perez 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 comfortable. Even 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 same. Forced 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? American Dirt will leave readers utterly changed. It is a literary achievement filled with poignancy, drama, and humanity on every page. It is one of the most important books for our times. Already being hailed as a Grapes of Wrath for our times and a new American classic, Jeanine Cummins's American Dirt is a rare exploration into the inner hearts of people willing to sacrifice everything for a glimmer of hope.
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              ISBN 9781432872243
              Released NZ 26 Feb 2020
              Publisher Thorndike Press Large Print
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 26 Feb 2020
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