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Cristina Henriquez: The Book of Unknown Americans

The community is invited to a virtual conversation hosted by the University of Idaho featuring the author of this year's Common Read book, Cristina Henriquez. Register for the meeting, view the livestream on U of I Live and submit questions in advance at event link. “The Book of Unknown Americans” is a love story between between a Panamanian boy and a Mexican girl seeking community and citizenship. It was a New York Times Notable Book of 2014 and one of Amazon’s Top 10 Books of the Year. It was the Daily Beast Novel of the Year, a Washington Post Notable Book, an NPR Great Read, a Target Book of the Month selection and was named one of the best books of the year by BookPage, and School Library Journal.

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