• The cover of the book Americanah


    Ifemelu and Obinze are the perfect couple, until she decides to leave their home country of Nigeria to attend college in the United States. The adjustment to her new surroundings is so difficult that Ifemelu cuts off contact with Obinze. Eventually, she’s able to turn her observations of her new home into a provocative and successful blog. Years later, when Ifemelu decides to move back to Nigeria, she has no choice but to confront her past and her lingering feelings for Obinze. 

  • The cover of the book The Sun Is Also a Star

    The Sun Is Also a Star

    Daniel and Natasha could not seem more different: she’s interested in science and facts while he’s a dreamer and a poet. What do they have in common? Both are children of immigrants. Korean-American Daniel’s family wants him to go to an Ivy League college and pursue a high-paying career, while Natasha is fighting to keep her family from being deported to Jamaica. The teenagers meet by chance and spend only one day together, but it’s a day that changes them both forever. 

  • The cover of the book The Book of Unknown Americans

    The Book of Unknown Americans

    The Riveras are happy with their life in Mexico, but when their 15-year-old daughter, Maribel, is injured, their only hope to get her medical attention is to risk everything to go to the United States. Not long after arriving, Maribel meets and falls in love with her neighbor, Mayor Toro, creating major repercussions for everyone involved.