I read The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez as a part of #NoBanNoWall here at Imaginary Book Club. This book describes the struggles that Latin American immigrants face. The main families in The Book of Unknown Americans were documented immigrants, but they faced racism and assumptions that because they were Hispanic they were here illegally. Only one of the main families was from Mexico; other families were from Panama, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, etc. But because they looked Hispanic it was assumed that they were all Mexican. The Book of Unknown Americans focuses on two main families,...Read More
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