THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER
“This riveting, courageous memoir ought to be mandatory reading for every American.” —Michelle Alexander, New York Times bestselling author of The New Jim Crow
A Finalist for the 2019 Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction
[Ahmad's] "introduction is fiery and charismatic... This book encompasses the diversity of experience, with beautiful variations and stories that bicker back and forth." --Parul Sehgal, The New York Times
One of NPR's Best Books of the Year
Here We Are is a heart-wrenching memoir about an immigrant family's American Dream, the justice system that took it away, and the daughter who fought to get it back, from NPR correspondent Aarti Namdev Shahani.
One of The Washington Post's 10 Best Books of the Year
"A remarkable book...indispensable."--The Boston Globe
"A sweeping, deeply reported tale of international migration...DeParle's understanding of migration is refreshingly clear-eyed and nuanced."--The New York Times
A gorgeously illustrated collection featuring inspiring immigrants from every country in the world, celebrating the incredible range of what it means to be an American
An award-winning historian reframes our continuing debate over immigration with a compelling history of xenophobia in the United States and its devastating impact$26.95ISBN: 9781978806214Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Rutgers University Press - September 13th, 2019
It is not an easy road—but hope is the oxygen of my life. These insightful words of Meron Semedar, a refugee from Eritrea, reflect the feelings of the eleven men and women featured in this book. These refugees share their extraordinary experiences of fleeing oppression, violence and war in their home countries in search of a better life in the United States.
$16.95ISBN: 9780989200936Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Peer Publishing - September 18th, 2019
A Stranger At My Door is a personal odyssey of challenge, failure, and redemption. A man in desperate crisis appears at the doorstep of a family home in the Sonoran desert. Attempts to do the right thing--to provide food, clothing, shelter--are hampered by the politics of fear and xenophobia.$17.99ISBN: 9781501180927Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Gallery Books - September 3rd, 2019
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
From award-winning actress and political activist America Ferrera comes a vibrant and varied collection of first-person accounts from prominent figures about the experience of growing up between cultures.
America Ferrera has always felt wholly American, and yet, her identity is inextricably linked to her parents’ homeland