In a maternity ward, a Haitian couple holds on to their newborn child and wonder about the life he'll lead. The immigrant parents try to understand what life awaits their infant son, and through their memories, readers are taken on a fast-paced journey within personal stories and political histories that prove that for people some people in Trump's America, there is no safety. There is no hiding place.

I found [Clermont’s] stories to be full of life.