You can argue all day and into the night whether the book or the movie version is better but why make a decision at all? The books on this week’s list are all thoughtful stories that work quite well as books. But we’d like to see their storylines up on the screen as well.
THE BOOK OF UNKNOWN AMERICANS
"A smartly observed tale of immigrant life that cannily balances its optimistic tone with straight talk."
A family from Mexico settles in Delaware and strives to repair emotional and physical wounds in Henríquez's dramatic page-turner. Read full book review >