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Sigh, Gone: A Misfit's Memoir of Great Books, Punk Rock, and the Fight to Fit In By Phuc Tran Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250826619
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 5th, 2022

For anyone who has ever felt like they don't belong, Sigh, Gone shares an irreverent, funny, and moving tale of displacement and assimilation woven together with poignant themes from beloved works of classic literature.


Move: Where People Are Going for a Better Future By Parag Khanna Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781982168988
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Published: Scribner - October 4th, 2022

*A Financial Times Best Book of the Year*

A “provocative” (Booklist) and compelling look at the powerful global forces that will cause billions of us to move geographically over the next decades, ushering in an era of radical change.

In the 60,000 years since people began colonizing the continents, a recurring feature of human civilization has


Rivermouth: A Chronicle of Language, Faith, and Migration By Alejandra Oliva Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781662601699
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Published: Astra House - June 20th, 2023

Best Nonfiction of 2023 - Kirkus




“One of the most thoughtful meditations on our nation’s immigration policy in recent memory." 
—The Boston Globe


A chronicle of translation, storytelling, and borders as understood through the United States' “immigration crisis”


Unforgetting: A Memoir of Family, Migration, Gangs, and Revolution in the Americas By Roberto Lovato Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062938527
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 7th, 2021

An LA Times Best Book of the Year • A New York Times Editors' Pick • A Newsweek 25 Best Fall Books • A The Millions Most Anticipated Book of the Year


Wandering in Strange Lands: A Daughter of the Great Migration Reclaims Her Roots By Morgan Jerkins Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062873064
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 6th, 2021

One of TIME's 100 Must Read Books of 2020 and one of Good Housekeeping's Best Books of the Year

“One of the smartest young writers of her generation.”—Book Riot


Once I Was You: A Memoir By Maria Hinojosa Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781982128661
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Published: Atria Books - August 31st, 2021

NPR’s Best Books of 2020
BookPage’s Best Books of 2020
Real Simple’s Best Books of 2020
Boston.com readers voted one of Best Books of 2020

“Anyone striving to understand and improve this country should read her story.” —Gloria Steinem, author of My Life on the Road


The Migrant Chef: The Life and Times of Lalo García By Laura Tillman Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781324005773
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 23rd, 2023

A New Yorker Best Book of 2023 • An NPR 2023 "Books We Love" Pick

A chef’s gripping quest to reconcile his childhood experiences as a migrant farmworker with the rarefied world of fine dining.


Far from the Rooftop of the World: Travels Among Tibetan Refugees on Four Continents By Amy Yee Cover Image
By Amy Yee
$23.00
ISBN: 9781469675510
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - October 17th, 2023

The God Who Sees: Immigrants, the Bible, and the Journey to Belong By Karen González, Sandra Van Opstal (Foreword by) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781513804125
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Published: Herald Press (VA) - May 21st, 2019

Meet people who have fled their homelands.
Hagar. Joseph. Ruth. Jesus.


Citizen Illegal By José Olivarez Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781608469543
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 4th, 2018

Citizen Illegal is a revealing portrait of life as a first generation immigrant, a celebration of Chicano joy, a shout against erasure, and a vibrant re-imagining of Mexican American life.


The Edwin Fox: How an Ordinary Sailing Ship Connected the World in the Age of Globalization, 1850-1914 By Boyd Cothran, Adrian Shubert Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781469676555
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - October 24th, 2023

It began as a small, slow, and unadorned sailing vessel--in a word, ordinary. Later, it was a weary workhorse in the age of steam. But the story of the Edwin Fox reveals how an everyday merchant ship drew together a changing world and its people in an extraordinary age of rising empires, sweeping economic transformation, and social change.


Humanizing Immigration: How to Transform Our Racist and Unjust System: How to Transform Our Racist and Unjust System By Bill Ong Hing Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780807008027
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Published: Beacon Press - October 24th, 2023

“Incisive and compelling, reflecting the painful wisdom and knowledge that Bill Ong Hing has accrued over the course of fifty years . . . ”—Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow

First book to argue that immigrant and refugee rights are part of the fight for racial justice; offers a humanitarian approach to reform and abolition