This book captures the essence of transitioning to the U.S. and is suitable for both professionals and students. It addresses questions such as : What are Americans like and how do I relate to them? What is the work culture like? How do I survive and even thrive in this foreign land? If you have questions about the education system in the U.S., there is helpful information in this book. The author also shares about food, shopping bargains, and vacations. There are many tidbits of information rendered through first-hand stories of the author and her family. Even if you are not planning to move to the U.S., this book is an interesting read about life in America.