A Poor Imitation: “American Dirt” and Misrepresentations of Mexico | The Blue Nib
The novel has already received rave reviews from literary voices in the English-speaking world, from Rumaan Alam to Don Winslow. John Grisham described it as “rich in authenticity,” while Stephen King called it “an important voice in the discussion about immigration.” Following an aggressive bidding process, according to Publishers Weekly, Cummins received a seven-figure advance for it.
Think, Write, Repeat by Clare Morris | The Blue Nib
FacebookTweet I’ve always tried to be a “glass half full” kind of person. When disaster looms, I’ll either wave it off on its merry way or if it decides to stick around and make itself a sandwich, I’ll tell myself it’s a necessary precursor to things getting a lot better; a moment’s pause to help […]