American dirt : a novel
(Playaway)

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Solon, OH : Findaway World, LLC, [2020].
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Format
Playaway
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
1 audio media player (approximately 17 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781250769336, 1250769337

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Title from Playaway label.
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Originally published by Macmillan Audio ℗2020.
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Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
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One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Participants/Performers
Read by Yareli Arizmendi ; author's note read by the author.
Description
Lydia Quixano Perez 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 cracks are beginning to show in Acapulco because of the drug cartels, her life is, by and large, reasonably comfortable. Even though she knows they'll never sell, Lydia stocks some of her all-time favorite books in her store. And then one day a man enters the shop to browse and comes up to the register with four books he would like to buy, two of them her favorites. Javier is erudite. He is charming. And, unbeknownst to Lydia, he is the jefe of the newest drug cartel that has gruesomely taken over the city. When Lydia's husband's tell-all profile of Javier is published, none of their lives will ever be the same. Forced to flee, Lydia and eight-year-old Luca soon find themselves miles and worlds away from their comfortable middle-class existence.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Cummins, J., & Arizmendi, Y. (2020). American dirt: a novel (Unabridged.). Findaway World, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cummins, Jeanine and Yareli Arizmendi. 2020. American Dirt: A Novel. Solon, OH: Findaway World, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cummins, Jeanine and Yareli Arizmendi. American Dirt: A Novel Solon, OH: Findaway World, LLC, 2020.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cummins, Jeanine,, and Yareli Arizmendi. American Dirt: A Novel Unabridged., Findaway World, LLC, 2020.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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