Welcome to my stop on the Dream Things True tour! I am sharing my thoughts on this very timely book and then you will find an excerpt, thanks to Griffin Teen! Dream Things True confronted a lot of very uncomfortable truths about immigration, particularly as it relates to undocumented children and teens. While this […]
Author: Marie Marquardt
Marie Marquardt is a Scholar-in-Residence at Emory University’s Candler School of Theology and the author of Living Illegal: The Human Face of Unauthorized Immigration. She is widely published on issues of Mexican immigrants in the U.S. South. Marquardt has also worked as an advocate among immigrants in Atlanta. She is a founder and co-chair of El Refugio, a hospitality house near the Stewart Detention Center in Georgia. Dream Things True is Marie’s first young adult novel.