Opening with the brutal tale of the murder of a beloved pet avenged, Seattle journalist Martinez's memoir of growing up in Texas in the and along the Mexican border is an emotional roller coaster rendered in exquisite detail.
THE BOOK OF UNKNOWN AMERICANS Moving from Mexico to America when their daughter suffers a near-fatal accident, the Riveras confront cultural barriers, their daughter's difficult recovery and her developing relationship with a Panamanian boy.
The Poisonwood Bible- by Barbara Kingsolver ("The Poisonwood Bible" is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in
This weekend we're reading a book by a Korean author. North Korean spy in South Korea receives an encrypted message he has to go back home, after 20 years of no communication. He has 24 hours to decide what to do and how to tell his family.