Books Jean Guerrero Books by Jean Guerrero Jean Guerrero has written books about: Nonfiction History & Society Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Jean Guerrero NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2018's Great Reads November 27, 2018 The Book Concierge is back! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Author Interviews In Memoir 'Crux,' Journalist Crosses Borders To Understand Troubled Father July 29, 2018 Jean Guerrero tells NPR's Michel Martin about her new book, Crux: A Cross Border Memoir, in which she crisscrosses the U.S.-- Mexico border to discover her family history. In Memoir 'Crux,' Journalist Crosses Borders To Understand Troubled Father Listen · 7:55 7:55 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/633686820/633686821" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Review Book Reviews In 'Crux,' A Journalist Investigates The Troubled Life Of Her Own Father July 18, 2018 At age 11, Jean Guerrero's mother told her that her dad had schizophrenia. Years later, the author is unable to verify the diagnosis — and refuses to accept it.