Book Club Of The Air / Puerto Rico - Part Three

GUESTS: Ana Veciana-Suarez Author, The Chin Kiss King [Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997] As part-three of Talk of the Nation's series on Puerto Rico, the Book Club for July is The House on the Lagoon by Puerto Rican author Rosario Ferre. Ferre's novel traces the history of a San Juan family over five generations, and it touches on many of the political and social issues Puerto Ricans are grappling with today. Join Ray Suarez and other book club members to talk about The House on the Lagoon.

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