What I find most humbling about the positive reviews coming in is that there is broad disagreement about the BEST PARTS! Cleveland Plain Dealer says of the farm labor section:
These are the books’ best chapters, contrasting the warmth and camaraderie of the workers with their harsh economic reality and often unfair treatment at the hands of the corporations that employ them.
But Dwight Garner over at the New York Times says:
Ms. McMillan’s chapters about Walmart and Applebee’s are the book’s best.
This is a wonderful problem to have. I am so, so excited