Behold the Dreamers A Novel by Imbolo Mbue

This is the moving and poinant story of Jende Jonga, a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem.  He dreams of a better life for his family that what they left behind and his luck seems to be improving when he lands a job working as a driver for an executive at :Lehman Brothers.  Jende’s wife dreams of being a pharmacist and she works very hard in her classes to have her dream, but when Jende hits a road block with immigration he must decide how much he is willing to risk for his American dream.  A touching story of a family with hopes and dreams and drive.netgalley

 

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