Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi. Americanah
Bowden, Peg. A Land of Hard Edges. 2014. (Author is a retired nurse and member of Green Valley Samaritans who also volunteers at El Comedor, a migrant shelter operated by Kino Border Initiative in Nogales, Sonora.)
Carroll R., M. Daniel. Christians at the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible. 2008, 2014
Corchado, Alfredo. Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter’s Journey Through a Country’s Descent into Darkness. 2013.
De La Torre, Miguel. Trails of Hope and Terror: Testimonies on Immigration. 2009. (Author is Professor of Social Ethics and Latino/a Studies at Iliff School of Theology in Denver, and has been a keynote speaker at several Tucson immigration conferences over the past several years.)
Ferguson, Kathryn, Norma Price, and Ted Parks. Crossing with the Virgin: Stories from the Migrant Trail. 2010. (The authors of this book, members of Tucson Samaritans, recount some of their experiences walking the desert trails.)
Heyer, Kristin. Kinship Across Borders: A Christian Ethic of Immigration. 2012.
Martinez, Oscar. The Beast: Riding the Rails and Dodging Narcos on the Migrant Trail. 2014.
Miller, Todd. Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security. 2014. (News article about the book: www.truth-out.org/progressivepicks/item/24167-border-patrol-nation-us-creates-war-zones-at-boundaries-with-mexico-canada)
Regan, Margaret. The Death of Josseline: Immigration Stories from the Arizona Borderlands. 2010.
Regan, Margaret. Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire. 2010.
Urrea, Luis Alberto. The Devil’s Highway: A True Story. 2005.
Wilbanks, Dana W. Re-Creating America: The Ethics of U.S. Immigration and Refugee Policy in a Christian Perspective, 1996. (Excellent resource for learning how and why people think the way they do about these issues).