Book Discussion: The Book of Unknown Americans

Event details

  • Thursday | May 5, 2016
  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • 579 Polly Drummond Hill Road Newark DE 19711

Thursday, May 5 we will discuss “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henriquez (2014). This 285-page novel is set in Delaware and tells the story of several Latin American immigrants and their families.

“A dazzling, heartbreaking page-turner destined for breakout status: a novel that gives voice to millions of Americans as it tells the story of the love between a Panamanian boy and a Mexican girl: teenagers living in an apartment block of immigrant families like their own.” (

All are welcome to attend.  If interested, please contact Book Group Coordinator Amy White. (You may email and your message will be forwarded.)