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574 Results
Pie in the sky —Lai, Remy, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 12 items

Knowing very little English, eleven-year-old Jingwen feels like an alien when his family immigrates to Australia, but copes with loneliness and the loss of his father by baking elaborate cakes.

Sophie's heart —Wick, Lori.
Book
1995
17 available of 20 items

"After the tragic death of his wife, Alec Riley struggles to put his life back together. He and his three children are lost in their grief...until Sophie walks unexpectedly into their lives. Having left her native Czec...

Immigrant City : stories —Bezmozgis, David, 1973- author.
Book
2019
33 available of 35 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 Russlander —Birdsell, Sandra, 1942-
Book
2001
29 available of 33 items

White Ivy : a novel —Yang, Susie, author.
Book
2020
14 available of 24 items

"From prizewinning and first generation Chinese American author Susie Yang comes a delicious debut novel about a young immigrant woman's obsession with her privileged male classmate - and the lengths she'll go to win his...

The sun is also a star —Yoon, Nicola, author.
Book
2019
20 available of 30 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
42 available of 45 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...

Colors of truth —Alexander, Tamera, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 13 items

"Tennessee, 1866. According to the last letter Irish immigrant Catriona O'Toole received from her twin brother, Ryan, he was being dispatched to Franklin Tennessee, where-as a conscripted Confederate soldier-he likely en...

A song of joy —Snelling, Lauraine, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 16 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...

I'm an immigrant too! —Fox, Mem, 1946- author.
Book
2018
6 available of 11 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.

Girl in translation —Kwok, Jean.
Book
2011
7 available of 8 items

Caught between the pressure to succeed in America, her duty to their family, and her own personal desires, Kimberly Chang, an immigrant girl from Hong Kong, learns to constantly translate not just her language but hersel...

Daughter of Rome —Afshar, Tessa, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 9 items

"A woman with a devastating secret. A man bent on proving his worth. A chance encounter that catapults them into the heart of history. When the daughter of a prominent Roman general meets a disinherited Jewish immigrant,...

The certainties —Hunter, Aislinn, 1969- author.
Book
2020
14 available of 17 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...

Until we reach home —Austin, Lynn N.
Book
2008
19 available of 21 items

Life in Sweden seems like an endless winter for three sisters after their mother's and father's suicides. Ellin writes to her relatives in Chicago, pleading for help. Joining 16 million other immigrants who leave their h...

A different pond —Phi, Bao, 1975- author.
Book + Audio
2019
2 available of 6 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...

The seven or eight deaths of Stella Fortuna : a novel —Grames, Juliet, author.
Book
2019
26 available of 28 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...

A breath of hope —Snelling, Lauraine, author.
Book
2018
17 available of 23 items

Nilda Carlson and her younger brother Ival come to America to join her older brother Rune and his family on the Strand farm in Minnesota. Uncle Einar Strand refuses to help rune build a house for his family and forbids t...

Remain silent : a Manon Bradshaw novel —Steiner, Susie, 1971- author.
Book
2020
15 available of 17 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...

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