The Book of Unknown Americans is a 2014 novel by Cristina Henríquez published by Knopf.
The Book of Unknown Americans is a 2014 novel by Cristina Henríquez published by Knopf. The story is told from multiple first person points of view; the two main narrators are Alma Rivera, a 30-something housewife from Pátzcuaro, Mexico, and Mayor Toro, a teenage social outcast and first-generation American whose parents were originally from Panama. Henríquez originally conceived the novel as a short story told from Mayor's point of view. The 304-page book was published on June 3, 2014 by Knopf.
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Shelves: overdrive,, e-book. The Book of Unknown Americans by Christina Henriquez is a 2014 Knopf publication. I’ve been looking to expand my reading repertoire lately, so while browsing through the literary offerings, I came across this book. Checking this book out is like doing a 180 for me as I usually stick pretty close to my preferred genres. That first day, the words were merely sounds in the air, broken like shards of glass, beautiful from a certain angle and jagged from another. People do what they have to do in this life. We try to get from one end of it to the other with dignity and with honor.
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Unknown Words is a different separate book on wattpad that is going to further explain SOME poems. Because as I've said before, most of my poems are extremely personal and would like to keep it that way. While others are fictional. And some other others having more than one story told in a few words, making the poem unique and really without a specific explanation. Much like singer, songwriter Troye Sivan, I like my poems to viewed to my readers with various meanings and stories. Not specified with one story
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Other Books Related to The Book of Unknown Americans. Drawing inspiration from novels featuring multiple narrators, such as Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad and Junot Diaz’s The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Henríquez constructs a narrative that is built on many voices and many perspectives.