The Downtown Book Club's next book is American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins. Join us online for a social discussion.
Lydia Quixano Pérez 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. But that will soon change. Click to learn more about this book.