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We Are Here to Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults

Susan Kuklin · Candlewick
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

The Stonewall Honor-winning author of Beyond Magenta shares the intimate, eye-opening stories of nine undocumented young adults living in America."Maybe next time they hear someone railing about how terrible immigrants are, they'll think about me. I'm a real person." Meet nine...
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Light Filters In: Poems

NOT AVAILABLE. · HarperCollins
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

In the vein of poetry collections like Milk and Honey and Adultolescence, this compilation of short, powerful poems from teen Instagram sensation @poeticpoison perfectly captures the human experience. In Light Filters In, Caroline Kaufman - known as @poeticpoison - does what she does best:...
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This Moment Is Your Life

Mariam Gates · Dial Books
Pages: 248
Format: Hardcover

This lively, hands-on guide to meditation, mindfulness, and yoga is a perfect introduction for tweens and teens.Don't just do something, be here.The key to happiness is being able to find comfort in this moment, here and now. When you are completely present and not distracted by regrets,...
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Proud

IBTIHAJ MUHAMMAD · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The inspiring all-American story of faith, family, hard work, and perseverance by Olympic fencer, activist, and Time"100 Most Influential People" honoree Ibtihaj MuhammadAt the 2016 Rio Olympics, Ibtihaj Muhammad smashed barriers as the first American to compete wearing hijab,...
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Never Quit: How I Became a Special Ops Pararescue Jumper

Jimmy Settle · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The young adult adaptation of the epic memoir of an Alaskan pararescue jumper, Special Forces Operator, and decorated war hero."That Others May Live" is a mantra that defines the fearless men of Alaska's 212th Pararescue Unit, the PJs, one of the most elite military forces on the planet....
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We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide

Carol Anderson · Bloomsbury YA
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Carol Anderson's White Rage took the world by storm, landing on the New York Times bestseller list and best book of the year lists from New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe, and Chicago Review of Books. It launched her as an in-demand commentator on contemporary race issues for national...
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We Say #NeverAgain: Reporting from the School That Inspired the Nation

Parkland Student Journalists · Crown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A journalistic look at the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and the fight for gun control--as told by the student reporters for the school's newspaper and TV station.This timely and media-driven approach to the Parkland shooting, as reported by teens in the journalism...
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Star Wars Be More Vader: Assertive Thinking from the Dark Side

Christian Blauvelt · DK
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Move from apprentice to master with assertiveness advice from the Star Warsâ„¢ galaxy's most powerful leaders, including Darth Vader, Palpatine, and Supreme Leader Snoke.Negotiating the workplace can be an impossible task, especially if that workplace is a towering, all-powerful force...
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History vs Women: The Defiant Lives that They Don't Want You to Know

Anita Sarkeesian · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Rebels, rulers, scientists, artists, warriors and villainsWomen are, and have always been, all these things and more. Looking through the ages and across the globe, Anita Sarkeesian, founder of Feminist Frequency, along with Ebony Adams PHD, have reclaimed the stories of twenty-five remarkable...
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The Grand Escape: The Greatest Prison Breakout of the 20th Century

Neal Bascomb · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Neal Bascomb, author of The Nazi Hunters, returns with his next thrilling work of narrative nonfiction about a group of Allied POWs who staged an escape for the ages during World War I. Illustrated throughout with incredible photographs and published on the 100th anniversary of the Holzminden...
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Teen Trailblazers: 30 Fearless Girls Who Changed the World Before They Were 20

Jennifer Calvert · Castle Point Books
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

True stories of young women who made a big difference! From authors to activists, painters to politicians, inventors to icons, these inspiring teenagers are proof that girls can change the world.Joan of Arc. Anne Frank. Cleopatra. Pocahontas. Mary Shelley. Many of these heroines are well-known....
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Attucks!: Oscar Robertson and the Basketball Team That Awakened a City

PHILLIP HOOSE · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

The true story of the all-black high school basketball team that broke the color barrier in segregated 1950s Indiana, masterfully told by National Book Award winner Phil Hoose.By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955, ten teens from an Indianapolis school meant to be the centerpiece...
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Coming Up Clutch: The Greatest Upsets, Comebacks, and Finishes in Sports History

Matt Doeden · Millbrook Pr
Pages: 64
Format: Library Binding

The sports world is full of epic comebacks, upsets, chokes, and clutch performances. The most memorable buzzer-beating baskets, double-digit comebacks, and unexpected meltdowns are all here alongside vivid photos and lively writing from award-winning sports author Matt Doeden. From racing...
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Melania Trump: Model and First Lady

Bethany Bryan · Cavendish Square
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Melania Trump began her career as a model and now holds the position of first lady of the United States. As a Slovene American, Melania was born in the former Yugoslavia and became a citizen of the United States in 2006. Her marriage to Donald Trump placed her even more in the spotlight...
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Fantastic Failures: True Stories of People Who Changed the World by Falling Down First

Luke Reynolds · Aladdin/Beyond Words
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Even the most well-known people have struggled to succeed! Find out what they learned and how they turned their failures into triumphs with this engaging and youthful guide on how to succeed long term.There is a lot of pressure in today's society to succeed, but failing is a part of learning...
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Astrology: Using the Wisdom of the Stars in Your Everyday Life

DK. · DK
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

How to use your astrological sign's birth horoscope to transform every area of your life.Learn how to interpret the positions of the zodiac signs, sun, moon and other planets to better understand yourself and your place in the world around you.The book outlines the key principles of astrology...
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Just Mercy

Bryan Stevenson · Delacorte Press
Pages: 288
Format: Library Binding

In this young adult adaptation of the acclaimed bestselling Just Mercy, which the New York Times calls "as compelling as To Kill a Mockingbird, and in some ways more so," Bryan Stevenson delves deep into the broken U.S. justice system, detailing from his personal experience his many...
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Girls Write Now: Two Decades of True Stories from Young Female Voices

GIRLS WRITE NOW. · Tin House Books
Pages: 250
Format: Paperback

Teenage girls tell their most urgent stories, punctuated by inspiration and advice from Zadie Smith, Roxane Gay, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, and more of today's great writers. "Important work . . . A beautiful example of what happens when you let girls write...
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The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler

John Hendrix · Amulet Books
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Interweaving handwritten text and art in his signature style, John Hendrix tells the fascinating story of Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the oppression of the German people during World War II. Bonhoeffer was a German Lutheran pastor and theologian who was shocked to watch the German...
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Blacklisted!: Hollywood, the Cold War, and the First Amendment

Larry Dane Brimner · Calkins Creek
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

NEW FROM 2018 SIBERT MEDALIST LARRY DANE BRIMNER! In this young adult nonfiction title, Brimner follows in vivid detail the story of 19 men from the film industry who were investigated for suspected communist ties during the Cold War, and the 10--known as the Hollywood Ten--who were blacklisted...
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Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution

KAELYN RICH · Quirk Books
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

A smart, contemporary, stylish, and practical handbook for aspiring teen girl activists who are mad as hell about the way the world is going and aren't gonna take it anymore.GIRLS RESIST is a cool, relevant, timely activism handbook that speaks to teen girl readers like the intelligent...
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