Will The American Dirt Fiasco Change American Publishing? • Discoverology

Will The American Dirt Fiasco Change American Publishing?

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What lesson are book publishers taking away from the controversy raised by American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins’ novel about a Mexican woman and her son seeking to cross the border? Will the furor change the way editors think about acquiring novels, or does the book’s sales success obviate those concerns?

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