For Teen Readers

We Are Here To Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults

Heartbreaking and hopeful stories about nine courageous young adults who have lived with a secret for much of their lives: they are not U.S. citizens.

Related Teaching Resources

We Are Here to Stay discussion guide from Candlewick

Toolkits and Resources from United We Dream

Undocumented Americans video from the American Psychological Association

More Titles to Try

Americanized: Rebel Without a Green Card by Sara Saedi

Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen by Jose Antonio Vargas

The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Someone Like Me: How One Undocumented Girl Fought for Her American Dream by Julissa Arce