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Parenting with an Accent: How Immigrants Honor Their Heritage, Navigate Setbacks, and Chart New Paths for Their Children

Coming from Beacon Press November 9, 2021

Part-research and part-memoir, Parenting with an Accent paints a realistic and compassionate picture of what it’s like for immigrant parents raising a child in America while honoring their cultural identities. Using humor and on-the-ground reportage, the book incorporates a diverse collection of voices and interviews with experts on topics ranging from bilingualism to acculturation. Deeply researched yet personal, Parenting with an Accent centers immigrants in a new country—emphasizing how they and their children remain an integral part of America’s story.

Available for pre-orders at your local bookstore and these retailers: 

Beacon Press


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