Dive deeper in Sonoma County Library's Together at the Table series by exploring the following materials.
Explore this topic further through extensive booklists of materials available to check out in the library. Materials are available for kids, families, teens and adults and come in a variety of formats including fiction, nonfiction, picture books, DVDs and graphic novels.
The materials on this list offer people of all ages opportunities to dig deeper into the topic of immigration, to gain an understanding of immigrant and refugee experience from personal experiences of their own immigrant and/or refugee journey, the impacts on their own cultural heritage, how immigration has shaped our nation and continues to be a topic of interest.
The New Odyssey: the Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis by Patrick Kingsley
A Nation of Immigrants by John F. Kennedy
The Devil's Highway by Luis Alberto Urrea
Illegal: reflections of an undocumented immigrant by Jose Angel N.
Ellis Island Interviews: In Their Own Words by Peter Morton Coan
The Death of Josseline by Margaret Regan
The Lost Boys of Sudan by Mark Bixler
Brother, I'm Dying by Edwidge Danticat
Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
In the Country We Love: my family divided by Diane Guerrero
Refugee by Alan Gratz
The Arrival by Shaun Tan
The Together at the Table project was supported in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.
The opinions expressed herein do not reflect the position of the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Srevices, the California State Library, or the Sonoma County Library, and no official endorsement by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, the California State Library, or the Sonoma County Library should be inferred.