Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Immigrant of the Day: Aquilino Gonell, Dominican Republic, American Hero

American Shield by Aquilino Gonell and Susan Shapiro

Need to hear an upbeat story in challenging times?  The story of this Immigrant of the Day, Aquilino Gonell, is worth reading.  The publisher Penguin Random House describes the book about him as follows:

American Shield is an all-American tale of duty and determination—beautifully told by an immigrant, a veteran, and a patriot.” —Nancy Pelosi, Speaker Emerita of the United States House of Representatives

Here is a review of the book.

Hat tip to Dan Kowalski.


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