We Came from Everywhere: 30 Immigrant Entrepreneurs Who Made It Big

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An inspiring children’s biography collection, We Came from Everywhere highlights the stories of 30 immigrant entrepreneurs who have made it big in America. Geared toward readers ages 8–12, the book features people from around the world who played a major role in establishing global companies and products. These entrepreneurs come from more than 25 countries and have been successful in a wide range of fields, from energy bars (KIND), yogurt (Chobani), and restaurant chains (Panda Express), to dominant industry players like YouTube and Tesla. The book includes full-page illustrated portraits of each entrepreneur as well as colorful infographics throughout.

We Came from Everywhere is a celebration of the immigrant experience—both the triumphs and the challenges—and an important reminder of the strength that comes from a broad and diverse population.

Included, among others, are:

Daniel Lubetzky, Mexico, founder of KIND Snacks
Ayah Bdeir, Lebanon, inventor and founder of littleBits
Mike Krieger, Brazil, cofounder of Instagram
Andrew and Peggy Cherng, China and Myanmar, founders of Panda Express
Jen Rubio, Philippines, cofounder of Away
Robyn Rihanna Fenty, Barbados, founder of Fenty Beauty
Marcus Samuelsson, Ethiopia, chef and restaurateur
Adi Tatarko and Alon Cohen, Israel, cofounders of Houzz
Jawed Karim and Steve Chen, Germany and Taiwan, cofounders of YouTube
Shan-Lyn Ma, Singapore and Australia, founder of Zola