15 Powerful Books About Immigration

Authors recount deeply personal stories of learning to adjust to life in a foreign world.

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In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd

In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd

By Ana Menéndez

Kiyo's Story: A Japanese-American Family's Quest for the American Dream

Kiyo's Story: A Japanese-American Family's Quest for the American Dream

By Kiyo Sato

World of Our Fathers

World of Our Fathers

By Irving Howe

Leaving India

Leaving India

By Minal Hajratwala

The Lucky Ones

The Lucky Ones

By Mae Ngai

A Walker in the City

A Walker in the City

By Alfred Kazin

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Enrique's Journey

By Sonia Nazario

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Not for Everyday Use

By Elizabeth Nunez

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Undocumented

By Dan-el Padilla Peralta

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The Devil's Highway

By Luis Alberto Urrea

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Purpose

By Wyclef Jean and Anthony Bozza

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Brother, I'm Dying

By Edwidge Danticat

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The Death of Josseline

By Margaret Regan

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Barefoot Heart

By Elva Treviño Hart