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‘American Dirt’ publisher cancels multiple bookstore events

Jeanine Cummins’s new novel “American Dirt” initially received glowing praise from a wide range of influential voices — Oprah Winfrey, Stephen King, and Sandra Cisneros among them. But after its release last week the book has attracted a growing number of critics.

One of them, David Bowles, called...

This cover image released by Flatiron Books shows "American Dirt," a novel by Jeanine Cummins. ...