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Solito: A Memoir By Javier Zamora Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593498088
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Published: Hogarth - June 6th, 2023

New York Times Bestseller • Read With Jenna Book Club Pick as seen on Today • Winner of the Los Angeles Times Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiography • Winner of the American Library Association Alex Award


Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in America: Second Revised and Updated Edition By Juan Gonzalez Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780143137436
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Published: Penguin Books - June 14th, 2022

A sweeping history of the Latino experience in the United States.


Worm: A Cuban American Odyssey By Edel Rodriguez Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250753977
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Published: Metropolitan Books - November 7th, 2023

From “America’s illustrator in chief” (Fast Company), a stunning graphic memoir of a childhood in Cuba, coming to America on the Mariel boatlift, and a defense of democracy, here and there


First Gen: A Memoir By Alejandra Campoverdi Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538757185
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 12th, 2023

*A NATIONAL BESTSELLER*
Winner of the Martin Cruz Smith Award (CALIBA)
2024 Council for Opportunity in Education National Book Club Selection
Longlisted for the Outstanding Works of Literature (OWL) Award for First Year Experience 

An unflinching memoir and "invaluable resource" (Kirkus) about navigating social mobility


You Sound Like a White Girl: The Case for Rejecting Assimilation By Julissa Arce Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250827821
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Published: Flatiron Books - March 21st, 2023

AN INDIE BESTSELLER

Most Anticipated by ELLE
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Bad Mexicans: Race, Empire, and Revolution in the Borderlands By Kelly Lytle Hernández Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324064411
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 9th, 2023

Winner of the Bancroft Prize • One of The New Yorker’s Best Books of 2022 • A Kirkus Best World History Book of 2022


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American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis By Adam Hochschild Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780063278523
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Published: Mariner Books - October 17th, 2023

National Bestseller • One of the year's most acclaimed works of nonfiction

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: New York Times, Washington Post, New Yorker, Chicago Tribune, Kirkus, New York Post, Fast Company


Solito (Spanish Edition) By Javier Zamora Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781644736593
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Published: Vintage Espanol - October 11th, 2022

Ganador del Alex Award en 2022

Ganador del Christopher Isherwood Prize en 2022


BESTSELLER DEL NEW YORK TIMES * RECOMENDADO POR JENNA BUSH EN SU CLUB DE LECTURA DEL TODAY SHOW Y EN SU PODCAST READ WITH JENNA

Entre los 100 libros más notables del 2022, de acuerdo con The New York Times.


The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir By Thi Bui Cover Image
By Thi Bui
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419718786
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - April 17th, 2018

A national bestseller and American Book Award winner, The Best We Could Do is an intimate and poignant graphic novel portraying one family’s journey from war-torn Vietnam from debut author Thi Bui.
 
In what Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen calls “a book to break your heart and heal it,” The Best We Could Do b


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The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration By Isabel Wilkerson Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780679763888
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Published: Vintage - October 4th, 2011

NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In this beautifully written masterwork, the Pulitzer Prize–winnner and bestselling author of Caste chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a


The Land of Open Graves: Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail (California Series in Public Anthropology #36) By Jason De Leon, Michael Wells (By (photographer)) Cover Image
By Jason De Leon, Michael Wells (By (photographer))
$29.95
ISBN: 9780520282759
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Published: University of California Press - October 23rd, 2015

In this gripping and provocative “ethnography of death,” anthropologist and MacArthur "Genius" Fellow Jason De León sheds light on one of the most pressing political issues of our time—the human consequences of US immigration and border policy. 
 
The Land of Open Graves reveals the suffering and deaths that occur daily in the


Gridlock: Labor, Migration, and Human Trafficking in Dubai By Pardis Mahdavi Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780804772204
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Published: Stanford University Press - April 13th, 2011

The images of human trafficking are all too often reduced to media tales of helpless young women taken by heavily accented, dark-skinned captors—but the reality is a far cry from this stereotype. In the Middle East, Dubai has been accused of being a hotbed of trafficking. Pardis Mahdavi, however, draws a more complicated and more personal picture of this city filled with migrants.