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The Girl Who Smiled Beads $26.00
Title:

The Girl Who Smiled Beads

Author: Wamariya, Clemantine & Weil, Elizabeth
Publisher: Crown Pub (Penguin Random House)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780451495327
Release Date:

04/24/2018

Description:

Traces the author's harrowing experiences as a young child during the Rwanda massacres and displacements, which separated her from her parents and forced the author and her older sister to endure six years as refugees in seven countries, foraging for survival and encountering unexpected acts of cruelty and kindness before she was granted asylum in a profoundly different America.

The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives $25.00
Title:

The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives

Author: Nguyen, Viet Thanh, ed.
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781419729485
Release Date:

04/10/2018

Description:

Published in support of the International Rescue Committee and edited by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer, a collection of searing personal essays by prominent international refugees shares candid reflections on the Trump administration's 2017 executive order to limit or ban Muslim refugees from America. 40,000 first printing.

The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir $17.99
Title:

The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir

Author: Bui, Thi
Publisher: Abrams Comic Art
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781419718786
Release Date:

04/17/2018

Description:

The author describes her experiences as a young Vietnamese immigrant, highlighting her family's move from their war-torn home to the United States in graphic novel format.

Call Me American: A Memoir $26.95
Title:

Call Me American: A Memoir

Author: Iftin, Abdi Nor, with Max Alexander
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf (Penguin Random House)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781524732196
Release Date:

06/19/2018

Description:

A young Somalian, who learned English through American pop culture uses his skills to post secret dispatches to the Internet and NPR after a radical Islamist group comes to power and until he finally wins a visa lottery to emigrate.

First Generation $18.99
Title:

First Generation

Author: Wallace, Sandra Neil & Wallace, Rich. Illus by Agata Nowicka
Publisher: Little Brown Books For Young Readers (Hachette)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780316515245
Release Date:

09/04/2018

Description:

A celebration of the genius, diversity and courage of immigrants and refugees shares boldly illustrated profiles of 36 American trailblazers, from Madeleine Albright and Celia Cruz to Dikembe Mutombo and Albert Einstein. 35,000 first printing. Gr 4-6.

The Fox Hunt $27.99
Title:

The Fox Hunt

Author: Al Samawi, Mohammed
Publisher: William Morrow (HarperCollins)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780062678195
Release Date:

04/10/2018

Description:

The son of middle-class Shiite doctors in Yemen shares his moving story of love, war and hope that describes his harrowing escape from regional fanaticism and civil unrest through a daring plan engineered on social media by a small group of Western interfaith activists. 100,000 first printing.

Tears of Salt: A Doctor's Story $25.95
Title:

Tears of Salt: A Doctor's Story

Author: Bartolo, Pietro & Tilotta, Lidia
Publisher: W.W. Norton
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780393651287
Release Date:

01/09/2018

Description:

A doctor at the lone medical clinic on the Italian island of Lampedusa chronicles his efforts to rescue, welcome and care for many of the hundreds of thousands of desperate refugees from the Middle East and Africa who have washed up on the island's shores.

Butterfly $26.99
Title:

Butterfly

Author: Mardini, Yusra, with Josie Le Blond
Publisher: St. Martins Press (Macmillan)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781250184405
Release Date:

05/15/2018

Description:

Traces the author's life-changing rescue of a boatload of fellow refugees and how it inspired her to compete on the 2016 Refugee Olympic Team in Rio de Janeiro, tracing her subsequent work with the UN as a Goodwill Ambassador and her advocacy on behalf of people who have been forced from their homes by war.

Hawker Fare $39.99
Title:

Hawker Fare

Author: Syhabout, James, with John Birdsall. Foreword by Roy Choi. Intro by Anthony Bourdain. Photos by Eric Wolfinger
Publisher: Ecco Press (HarperCollins)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780062656094
Release Date:

01/23/2018

Description:

The chef and restaurateur who initially ignored his Asian heritage and history as a refugee to become classically trained in Europe describes his eventual travels into his parents? respective homelands of Thailand and Laos and offers recipes inspired by his childhood. 50,000 first printing.

Let Me Tell You My Story $34.99
Title:

Let Me Tell You My Story

Author: Their Story Is Our Story. Ed by Melissa Dalton-Bradford; Trisha Leimer; & Twila Bird. Photos by Christophe Mortier
Publisher: Familius
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781641700498
Release Date:

10/01/2018

Description:

Over the course of two years, a group of award-winning photographers, filmmakers, painters and writers trailed and documented the flood of refugees pouring into the West from the Middle East and Africa, recording the refugees? firsthand accounts of who they are and what made them refugees.

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