"Helen Thorpe Discusses the Newcomers." Television interview on C-Span's BookTV.
"A Denver Classroom Helps Refugees Navigate a New Language and a New Culture." Radio interview on Colorado Public Radio.
"Life in America for a Teenaged Newcomer." Radio interview on the Jefferson Exchange.
"The Newcomers." Review by Shelf Awareness.
"The True Story of Refugees in an American High School. The politics of immigration ignores the reality: a classroom of young people adjusting to life in the United States, and a teacher drive to help." Excerpt in Longreads.
"The Newcomer: This Refugee from Burma Found a Home in Denver." Excerpt in Westword.