Category: Immigrants & Refugees

Budhos
Marina
Marina Budhos is an author of several award-winning books of fiction and nonfiction. Her newest young adu…
Cajoleas
Jimmy
Jimmy Cajoleas grew up in Jackson, Mississippi. He spent years traveling the country and playing music be…
Callen
Rocky
Rocky Callen, the daughter of an Ecuadorian immigrant, has long lived a life of service ever since she wa…
Cartaya
Pablo
Pablo Cartaya is an internationally acclaimed author, screenwriter, speaker, and educator. His work has b…
Gharib
Malaka
Malaka Gharib is a journalist, cartoonist and graphic novelist. She is the author of "I Was Their America…
Glidden
Sarah
Sarah Glidden is a cartoonist and illustrator working primarily in non-fiction and reportage comics. Her …
Grande
Reyna
Reyna Grande is the author of the bestselling memoir, The Distance Between Us, (2012) where she writes ab…
Khorram
Adib
Adib Khorram is a queer Iranian-American author. He was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri. A theat…
LaRocca
Rajani
Rajani LaRocca is a physician and award-winning author of books for young people. She was born in Bangalo…
Lee
Stacey
Stacey Lee is the New York Times and Indie bestselling author of historical and contemporary young adult …
Soentpiet
Chris
Chris Soentpiet (pronounced “soon-pete”) is an illustrator and author of children’s books. He also enjoys…
Soentpiet
Yin
Even though Yin was born in Brooklyn, she couldn’t understand English when she was young, because her par…
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