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  • Red glass [downloadable audiobook]

    Red glass2009

    by Laura Resau

    Summary: Sixteen-year-old Sophie has been frail and delicate since her premature birth, but discovers her true strength during a journey through Mexico, where the six-year-old orphan her family hopes to adopt...  more »

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  • Crossing the wire [downloadable ebook]

    Crossing the wire2009

    by Will Hobbs

    (2,485)

    Summary: Fifteen-year-old Victor Flores journeys north in a desperate attempt to cross the Arizona border and find work in the United States to support his family in central Mexico.

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  • Devolver al remitente [downloadable audiobook]

    Devolver al remitente2010

    by Julia Alvarez

    (3,293)

    Summary: After Tyler's father is injured in a tractor accident, his family is forced to hire migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure. Tyler isn't sure what to make of these...  more »

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  • Return to sender [downloadable ebook]

    Return to sender2009

    by Julia Alvarez

    (3,293)

    Summary: After his family hires migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure, eleven-year-old Tyler befriends the oldest daughter, but when he discovers they may not be in the...  more »

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  • The leavers : a novel

    The leavers : a novel2017

    by Lisa Ko

    (35,816)

    Summary: "One morning, Deming Guo's mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home. With his mother gone, eleven-year-old Deming is left with no...  more »

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    Call #: F KO

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The leavers [eBook] : a novel

    The leavers : a novel2017

    by Lisa Ko

    (36,247)

    Summary: "One morning, Deming Guo's mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home. With his mother gone, eleven-year-old Deming is left with no...  more »

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  • We are here to stay : voices of undocumented young adults

    We are here to stay : voices of undocumented young adults2019

    by Susan Kuklin , photographer

    (223)

    Summary: Meet nine courageous young adults who have lived in the United States with a secret for much of their lives: they are not U.S. citizens. They came from Colombia, Mexico, Ghana, Independent Samoa, and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 325.1 KUK YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • The Orange Houses [downloadable ebook]

    The Orange Houses2009

    by Paul Griffin

    (941)

    Summary: Tamika, a fifteen-year-old hearing-impaired girl, Jimmi, an eighteen-year-old veteran who stopped taking his antipsychotic medication, and sixteen-year-old Fatima, an illegal immigrant from Africa,...  more »

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  • The tortilla curtain [downloadable ebook]

    The tortilla curtain1996

    by T. Coraghessan Boyle

    (28,571)

    Summary: The lives of two different couples-wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters.

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  • Enrique's journey

    Enrique's journey2014

    by Sonia Nazario

    (13,208)

    Summary: Based on the Los Angeles Times series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, this is a timeless story of families torn apart. When Enrique was five, his mother, too poor to feed her children, left Honduras to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.23 NAZ

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • We never asked for wings : a novel

    We never asked for wings : a novel2015

    by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

    (18,262)

    Summary: "For fourteen years, Letty Espinosa has worked three jobs around San Francisco to make ends meet while her mother raised her children-- Alex, now fifteen, and Luna, six-- in their tiny apartment on a...  more »

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    Call #: F DIFFENBAUGH

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • 438 days : an extraordinary true story of survival at sea

    438 days : an extraordinary true story of survival at sea2015

    by Jonathan Franklin

    (6,841)

    Summary: The miraculous account of the man who survived alone and adrift at sea longer than anyone in recorded history. For fourteen months, Alvarenga survived constant shark attacks. He learned to catch fish...  more »

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    Call #: 910.9164 FRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • 438 days [eAudio] : an extraordinary true story of survival at sea

    438 days : an extraordinary true story of survival at sea2015

    by Jonathan Franklin

    Summary: On November 17, 2012, Salvador Alvarenga left the coast of Mexico for a two-day fishing trip. A vicious storm killed his engine and the current dragged his boat out to sea. The storm picked up and...  more »

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  • The year of the runaways

    The year of the runaways2016

    by Sunjeev Sahota

    (8,301)

    Summary: The lives of three young men, and one unforgettable woman, intertwine over the course of one year after they immigrate from India to Sheffield, England.

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    Call #: F SAHOTA

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • 438 days [CD book] : an extraordinary true story of survival at sea

    438 days : an extraordinary true story of survival at sea2015

    by Jonathan Franklin

    Summary: On November 17, 2012, Salvador Alvarenga left the coast of Mexico for a two-day fishing trip. A vicious storm killed his engine and the current dragged his boat out to sea. The storm picked up and...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK 910.9164 FRA

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The sun is also a star

    The sun is also a star2016

    by Nicola Yoon

    (210,984)

    Summary: "Two teens--Daniel, the son of Korean shopkeepers, and Natasha, whose family is here illegally from Jamaica--cross paths in New York City on an eventful day in their lives--Daniel is on his way to an...  more »

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    Call #: YA F YOON

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Lucky boy

    Lucky boy2016

    by Shanthi Sekaran

    (11,395)

    Summary: "A heart-wrenching novel that gives voice to two mothers: a young undocumented Mexican woman and an Indian-American wife whose love for one lucky boy will bind their fates together Solimar...  more »

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    Call #: F SEKARAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Heaven is high [downloadable audiobook] / [a Barbara Holloway novel]

    Heaven is high2011

    by Kate Wilhelm

    (829)

    Summary: Barbara Holloway is a low-key attorney in Eugene, Oregon, who left her father's high-powered firm to handle small legal problems for local residents and ponder her next move. But while trying to sort...  more »

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  • Red glass [downloadable ebook]

    Red glass2007

    by Laura Resau

    (1,859)

    Summary: One night Sophie and her parents are called to a hospital where Pedro, a 6-year-old Mexican boy, is recovering from dehydration. Crossing the border into Arizona with a group of Mexicans and a...  more »

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  • The devil's highway [downloadable ebook] / a true story

    The devil's highway / a true story2004

    by Luis Alberto Urrea

    (11,202)

    Summary: Describes the attempt of twenty-six men to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, a region known as the Devil's Highway, detailing their harrowing ordeal and battle for...  more »

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  • The devil's highway [downloadable audiobook] / a true story

    The devil's highway / a true story2011

    by Luis Alberto Urrea

    (11,202)

    Summary: Describes the attempt of twenty-six men to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, a region known as the Devil's Highway, detailing their harrowing ordeal and battle for...  more »

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  • Kind of kin

    Kind of kin2013

    by Rilla Askew

    (1,007)

    Summary: Complications arise throughout his family when churchgoing and respected community member Robert John Brown's caught hiding a barnful of migrant workers with no papers.

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    Call #: F ASKEW

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The snakehead [downloadable ebook] / an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream

    The snakehead / an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream2009

    by Patrick Radden Keefe

    (1,787)

    Summary: The rise and fall of an unlikely international crime boss--Sister Ping--and the intricate human trafficking network she created from her business in New York City's Chinatown, together with a...  more »

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  • Enrique's journey [downloadable ebook]

    Enrique's journey2007

    by Sonia Nazario

    (13,208)

    Summary: Based on the Los Angeles Times series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, this is a timeless story of families torn apart. When Enrique was five, his mother, too poor to feed her children, left Honduras to...  more »

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  • The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail

    The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail2013

    by Oscar Martínez

    (1,465)

    Summary: "One day a couple of years ago, 300 migrants were kidnapped between the remote, dusty border towns of Altar, Mexico, and Sasabe, Arizona. Over half of them were never heard from again. Óscar...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.9 MAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Betrayed [CD book]

    Betrayed2014

    by Lisa Scottoline (read by Maria Bello)

    Series: Rosato & DiNunzio Series - #k.2

    (11,229)

    Summary: Judy's best friend is a new partner and almost a new bride. Judy is not jealous, but not happy either as she questions her career and love life. When she learns that her Aunt Vicky has been diagnosed...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK F SCOTTOLINE

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

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  • Betrayed [large print]

    Betrayed2014

    by Lisa Scottoline

    Series: Rosato & DiNunzio Series - #k.2

    (11,229)

    Summary: Maverick lawyer Judy Carrier takes the lead in a case that's more personal than ever. Judy has always championed the underdog, so when Iris, the housekeeper and best friend of Judy's beloved Aunt...  more »

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    Call #: LP F SCOTTOLINE

    Location: Large Print Fiction

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  • Kissing Arizona : a Sarah Burke mystery

    Kissing Arizona : a Sarah Burke mystery2010

    by Elizabeth Gunn

    Series: Sarah Burke Series

    (134)

    BOOK

    Call #: F GUNN

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The tortilla curtain

    The tortilla curtain1996

    by T. Coraghessan Boyle

    (28,570)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BOYLE

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Heat [CD book]

    Heat2006

    by Mike Lupica (read by Paolo Andino )

    (20,463)

    Summary: Pitching prodigy Michael Arroyo is on the run from social services after being banned from playing Little League baseball because rival coaches doubt he is only twelve years old and he has no parents to offer them proof.

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    Call #: YA CD BOOK F LUPICA

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  • His panic : why Americans fear Hispanics in the U.S.

    His panic : why Americans fear Hispanics in the U.S.2008

    by Geraldo Rivera

    (109)

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.868 RIV

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The visitor [DVD]

    The visitor2008

    Summary: Walter Vale is a widower who teaches economics at a Connecticut university. He lives alone and is no longer motivated by his work. In New York to present a paper at a conference, he goes to the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA VISITOR

    Location: DVDs Drama

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  • Into the beautiful North : a novel

    Into the beautiful North : a novel2009

    by Luis Alberto Urrea

    (7,077)

    BOOK

    Call #: F URREA

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Crossing over [DVD]

    Crossing over2009

    Summary: An immigration officer must protect the U.S. border in Los Angeles from those trying to pursue the American Dream, as those around him try to break the rules by fraud, blackmail, and work-site enforcement.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA CROSSING

    Location: DVDs Drama

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  • The tortilla curtain [downloadable audiobook]

    The tortilla curtain2006

    by T. Coraghessan Boyle

    (28,570)

    Summary: Topanga Canyon is home to two couples on a collision course. Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacker lead an ordered sushi-and-recycling existence in a newly gated hilltop community: he is a...  more »

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  • Postville, U.S.A. : surviving diversity in small-town America

    Postville, U.S.A. : surviving diversity in small-town America2009

    by Mark A Grey

    (62)

    BOOK

    Call #: 977.733 GRE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The sun is also a star
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    The sun is also a star2019

    by Nicola Yoon

    (212,696)

    Summary: "Two teens--Daniel, the son of Korean shopkeepers, and Natasha, whose family is here illegally from Jamaica--cross paths in New York City on an eventful day in their lives--Daniel is on his way to an...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F YOON

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Separated : inside an American tragedy

    Separated : inside an American tragedy2020

    by Jacob Soboroff

    (1,677)

    Summary: In June 2018, Donald Trump's most notorious decision as president -- the systematic separation of thousands of desperate migrant families at the US-Mexico border -- had secretly been in effect for...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 325.1 SOB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • La travesía de Santiago

    La travesía de Santiago2020

    by Alexandra Diaz

    (322)

    Summary: Fleeing abusive relatives and extreme poverty in Mexico, young Santiago endures being detained by ICE while crossing the border into the United States.

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    Call #: J 468 DIA

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • The undocumented Americans

    The undocumented Americans2020

    by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

    (8,906)

    Summary: Traveling across the country, journalist Karla Cornejo Villavicencio risked arrest at every turn to report the extraordinary stories of her fellow undocumented Americans. Her subjects have every...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 325.1 COR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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