For this month's Readers' Review: "Drown" -- the debut collection of short stories by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Junot Diaz. Twenty years ago, Diaz published ten heart-breaking tales about a fragmented family from the Dominican Republic finding their way in 1980s America.
Journalist Diane McWhorter grew up in Birmingham, Alabama in the 1960s as the daughter of one of the city’s most prominent white families. In her new book, she revisits the turbulent times of her childhood, and explores the perspectives she didn’t see back then.
- Diane McWhorter Author
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