American Dirt

American Dirt is a 2020 novel by American author Jeanine Cummins, about the ordeal of a Mexican woman who had to leave behind her life and escape as an undocumented immigrant to the United States with her son.

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‘American Dirt’ publisher pledges to add Latinx authors, staff and titles following criticism of...

Less than a week after canceling Jeanine Cummins’ entire “American Dirt” book tour, including a Jan....

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How Oprah’s Book Club pick ‘American Dirt’ went from industry darling to print pariah

Here’s the dirt on the most controversial book of the year so far — and no, we’re not talking about...

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Letters to the Editor

In her review of Jeanine Cummins’s “American Dirt,” Lauren Groff wondered whether she was the right person to review the novel, being neither a Mexican ...

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American Dirt and the sorry danger facing novelists in our current intellectual climate

American Dirt is a thriller about a Mexican who makes an enemy of a drug cartel boss and attempts to...

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I Wanted to Defend American Dirt. Then I Read It.

I wanted to like American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins’ much-debated novel about a young mother and her son who, after an act of brutality, find themselves in...

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Pay Dirt | Review of American Dirt, by Jeanine Cummins

When Jeanine Cummins’s novel American Dirt, about a mother and son’s perilous odyssey from...

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What Have Book Publishers Learned From the American Dirt Controversy?

What lesson are book publishers taking away from the controversy raised by American Dirt, Jeanine...

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Commentary: ‘American Dirt’ fiasco exposes publishing industry that’s too consolidated, too white

While a vast network of publishing insiders would have likely looked at “American Dirt” before it...

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'American Dirt' sells because it reflects liberals' real beliefs about migrants

Jeanine Cummins' now-bestselling novel "American Dirt" was not written for the “faceless brown mass”...

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What the 'American Dirt' author and I have in common

My ethnic background is close to Jeanine Cummins, the author of the novel "American Dirt." Do people like me -- or Cummins -- have the right to call...

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‘American Dirt’: Who gets to tell your story?

It was supposed to be the book launch of every author’s dream: Jeanine Cummins had scored a rare publishing industry trifecta. She sold “American Dirt” ...

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'American Dirt' book tour cancelled as critics urge Oprah to retract endorsement

Jeanine Cummins won’t be going on a book tour for her latest novel, “American Dirt,” amid criticism...

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‘American Dirt’ author tour canceled over safety concerns

NEW YORK — The publisher of Jeanine Cummins’ controversial novel “American Dirt” has canceled the...

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'American Dirt' book tour canceled over security concerns, 'vitriolic rancor'

Jeanine Cummins’ promotional tour for her new "American Dirt" book has been canceled because of...

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American Dirt Author Cancels Book Tour, Claiming Safety Concerns

Jeanine Cummins' novel American Dirt depicts the migrant crisis from the perspective of a Mexican...

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'American Dirt': Controversial book endorsed by Oprah continues to garner criticism

The controversy around "American Dirt" is heating up. About a week after its release, the remainder...

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American Dirt author Jeanine Cummins book tour canceled

The publisher of Jeanine Cummins‘ controversial novel “American Dirt” has canceled the remainder of her promotional tour, citing concerns for her safety ...

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American Dirt Book Tour Canceled at Tattered Cover and Nationwide

On Wednesday, January 29, publisher Flatiron Books announced that the remainder of Jeanine Cummins’ ...

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‘American Dirt’ book tour canceled, including Spokane stop, in wake of controversy and threats

Author Jeanine Cummins, whose new novel “American Dirt” has sparked controversy over charges of...

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‘American Dirt’ Latino backlash part of long publishing war

During a trip to Mexico to visit family, writer Myriam Gurba took “American Dirt,” a novel about...

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‘American Dirt’ controversy leads author to cancel Minnesota appearance

Jeanine Cummins, author of the controversial novel “American Dirt” will not be a guest reader at...

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'American Dirt' book tour canceled by publisher because of safety concerns

The publisher of Jeanine Cummins' "American Dirt" has canceled the remainder of the author's book tour, citing security concerns. "Jeanine Cummins spent ...

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‘American Dirt’: The problem isn’t who wrote it, but how

Jeanine Cummins is the author of "American Dirt," a novel that's sparked controversy about how...

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Author tour for controversial 'American Dirt' is canceled

Cummins’ novel "American Dirt," about migrants fleeing violence, is a hit with booksellers, but...

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American Dirt’s publisher cancels the rest of the book’s tour, citing threats

The saga of American Dirt, the controversial new novel about Mexican migration by Jeanine Cummins,...

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‘American Dirt’ publisher cancels entirety of Jeanine Cummins’ book tour

Jeanine Cummins’s book tour behind her novel “American Dirt” was set to be a magnet for intense...

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‘American Dirt’ author’s book tour canceled due to ‘specific threats’ to booksellers

The “American Dirt” book tour just got buried. Publisher Flatiron Books announced Wednesday that it...

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'American Dirt' Publisher Cancels Author Tour After Threats

Cummins received a hefty advance and a big promotional push for American Dirt, which follows a...

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'American Dirt' book tour canceled over security concerns, publisher expresses 'regret'

The publisher of the controversial "American Dirt" book has canceled the remainder of author Jeanine...

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'American Dirt' publisher cancels entire book tour, acknowledges 'deep inadequacies'

Flatiron Books, the publisher of the contentious migrant novel “American Dirt,” has canceled its book tour with Jeanine Cummins and acknowledged “deep inadequacies ...

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Review: Love and fear drive migrants in `American Dirt’

In her beautiful, suspenseful and timely new novel ``American Dirt,’’ Jeanine Cummins succeeds in...

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Jeanine Cummins' migrant book 'American Dirt' is problematic; author’s note makes it worse

“American Dirt” (Flatiron, 400 pp., ★½ out of four) starts out as one hell of a thriller: At her...

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Review: 'American Dirt's' gripping story of escape falters amid moments of pandering

Jeanine Cummins’ fourth book, “American Dirt,” is a surprising departure from her previous novels,...

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Oprah Announces New Oprah's Book Club Pick: American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

American Dirt is a harrowing border-crossing tale that's already sparking lively debate.

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Winfrey chooses the novel "American Dirt" for her book club

Jeanine Cummins' “American Dirt,” one of the year's most anticipated and debated novels, is Oprah...

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Oprah Winfrey wades into 'American Dirt' controversy with her book club pick

Simmons documentary, Oprah Winfrey has waded into another controversy. The TV mogul appeared on Tuesday’s “CBS This Morning” to unveil her latest book club pick, “American ...

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This Is The Controversy Behind Oprah's Latest Book Club Pick, 'American Dirt'

In a video of her endorsement, the media mogul said, “I was shook up, it woke me up, and I feel that...

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What you need to know about Oprah Winfrey's controversial new book club pick American Dirt

On Tuesday, Oprah Winfrey announced Jeanine Cummins’ new novel American Dirt as her latest Book Club...

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Why Everyone’s Angry About American Dirt

Why is literary Twitter piling on Jeanine Cummins’ American Dirt, once one of the most highly-anticipated books of the year? It’s in stores Tuesday,...

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American Dirt: why critics are calling Oprah's book club pick exploitative and divisive

American Dirt, the third novel by Jeanine Cummins, begins with a group of assassins opening fire on...

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