Bacon on the Bookshelf

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February 6, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Book Tour Cancelled Because of Everything That is Wrong in America

You’ve heard about the controversy rocking the literary world, right? It’s hard to avoid, even if you try to keep a safe distance from the news while remaining informed. The 40-city book tour for “American Dirt,” by Jeanine Cummins, has been cancelled. Oprah was asked to rescind it as one of her picks. The question of the hour: Is Cummins villain or victim? 

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