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Rebroadcast: 'The Book Of Unknown Americans'


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  • In 2014, “The Book of Unknown Americans” was the chosen as a notable book by The New York Times, and was listed as an NPR Great Read. Last year, it was chosen as the Everybody Reads book for Multnomah County. Cristina Henríquez’s novel chronicles the experience of a diverse group of immigrants who have come to the U.S. from all over Central America and end up in an apartment complex in Delaware. We talked to Henríquez in front of a live audience at Literary Arts last year.

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