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Immigrant City : stories —Bezmozgis, David, 1973- author.
Book
2019
13 available of 15 items

David Bezmozgis brings us a new collection of short stories, his first in more than decade. In 'Immigrant City', Bezmozgis pleads no special causes but presents immigrant characters with all their contradictions and comp...

The day you begin —Woodson, Jacqueline, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 5 items

Other students laugh when Rigoberto, an immigrant from Venezuela, introduces himself but later, he meets Angelina and discovers that he is not the only one who feels like an outsider.

The sun is also a star —Yoon, Nicola, author.
Book
2019
9 available of 12 items

"Natasha: I'm a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I'm definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in ...

The sun is also a star
DVD
2019
13 available of 19 items

College-bound romantic Daniel Bae (Melton) and Jamaica-born pragmatist Natasha Kingsley (Shahidi) meet—and fall for each other—over one magical day amidst the fervor and flurry of New York City. Sparks immediately fly be...

A song of joy —Snelling, Lauraine, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 1 items

"Nilda Carlson longs to better her community--and herself. When her ideas to help other immigrants meet resistance, she finds enjoyment in her piano lessons with the handsome schoolteacher, Fritz. But when a stylish youn...

Islandborn —Díaz, Junot, 1968- author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

"Lola was just a baby when her family left the Island, so when she has to draw it for a school assignment, she asks her family, friends, and neighbors about their memories of her homeland ... and in the process, comes up...

Miracle Creek —Kim, Angie, 1969- author.
Book
2019
3 available of 4 items

"A literary courtroom thriller about a mother accused of murdering her eight-year-old autistic son"-- Provided by publisher.

The certainties —Hunter, Aislinn, 1969- author.
Book
2020
0 available of 4 items

From Aislinn Hunter, the author of 'The World Before Us', comes a vivid novel reminiscent of Anthony Doerr and Michael Ondaatje, about the entwined fates of two very different refugees in two distinct moments: a war-torn...

I'm an immigrant too! —Fox, Mem, 1946- author.
Book
2018
1 available of 5 items

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text reveal how all of our lives are enriched by the vibrant cultural diversity immigrants bring to their new communities.

Remain silent : a Manon Bradshaw novel —Steiner, Susie, 1971- author.
Book
2020
9 available of 10 items

"Newly married and navigating life with a toddler as well as her adopted adolescent son, Fly Dent, Manon Bradshaw is happy to be working part-time in the cold cases department of the Cambridgeshire police force, a job wh...

The farm : a novel —Ramos, Joanne, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 3 items

Nestled in New York's Hudson Valley is a luxury retreat boasting every amenity: organic meals, personal fitness trainers, daily massages--and all of it for free. In fact, you're paid big money to stay here--more than you...

A season of grace —Snelling, Lauraine.
Large Print
2018
1 available of 1 items

"In 1906 Minnesota, Nilda Carlson's life now resembles the images that filled her dreams in Norway. But when she spots the man from her terrifying past in town, her new life and hope for love could come crashing down aro...

The forgotten home child —Graham, Genevieve, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 9 items

"Canada, 2018 At ninety-seven years old, Winnifred Ellis knows she doesn't have much time left. Soon she'll be gone, just like her husband, her daughter, and the many loved ones she's lost over the years, and the story o...

The Russlander —Birdsell, Sandra, 1942-
Book
2001
2 available of 2 items

The promise of dawn —Snelling, Lauraine, author.
Book
2017
3 available of 4 items

"In 1910, Signe, her husband, and their boys emigrate from Norway to Minnesota, dreaming of one day owning a farm of their own. But the relatives they've come to stay with are harsh and demanding. As Signe's family is wo...

A different pond —Phi, Bao, 1975- author.
Book + Audio
2019
0 available of 1 items

As a young boy, Bao and his father awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recre...

I'm new here —O'Brien, Anne Sibley, author, illustrator.
Book
2015
4 available of 5 items

Three children from other countries (Somalia, Guatemala, and Korea) struggle to adjust to their new home and school in the United States.

The seven or eight deaths of Stella Fortuna : a novel —Grames, Juliet, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 6 items

Over a hundred years ago, in a mountainside village in Calabria, Italy, from a union between two young people with little to their names, a baby was born. Beautiful and adored by her mother, baby Mariastella Fortuna-- kn...

Patsy : a novel —Dennis-Benn, Nicole, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

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