The Undocumented Americans by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio is a non-fiction book profiling people who have paid a dear price for their pursuit of the American Dream. She graduated from Harvard and is pursuing her PhD at Yale. She struggles from mental illness. She reports her stories from the undocumented people she meets in 5 United States cities; Cleveland, New York, New Haven, Flint, and Miami. It is a compelling read about people who largely go unnoticed in our society.