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Teen nonfiction new titles

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Dyslexia next steps for teens  by Ann-Marie McNicholas

Dyslexia next steps for teens

Ann-Marie McNicholas

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This book addresses the most common questions and concerns of teenagers with dyslexia who are preparing for further education or training. Targeted at 14-17 year olds, this engaging and informative guide empowers young people to make informed decisions...

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Voices  by David Elliott

Voices

David Elliott

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David Elliott explores how Joan of Arc changed the course of history and remains a figure of fascination centuries after her extraordinary life and death in a fiery, evocative novel-in-verse.

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The great Nijinsky  by Lynn Curlee

The great Nijinsky

Lynn Curlee

Book

Dance prodigy, sex symbol, gay pioneer, cultural icon--Vaslav Nijinsky rose to fame as the star of the Ballets Russes in Paris before mental illness stole his career and the last thirty years of his life. A tragic story of a great genius, this compelling...

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Idols of K-pop  by Malcolm (Popular music magazine editor) Mackenzie

Idols of K-pop

Malcolm (Popular music magazine editor)...

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K-pop is a multi-billion dollar industry that's been bubbling under for years, but the Korean Wave has finally engulfed us all, and boy are we lapping it up. BTS bands are breaking YouTube records, selling out the O2 and basically winning twitter. And...

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Social media savvy  by Elizabeth Raum

Social media savvy

Elizabeth Raum

Book

How many girls your age have a social media account? What are the most popular social media websites? How many followers does the average teenager have? Find the answers to these questions and more while learning how to make a statement on social med...

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Good selfie  by Turia Pitt

Good selfie

Turia Pitt

Book

I'm living proof that, with the right mindset, we truly can achieve anything. And I reckon that the sooner we learn how to nail our mindset, the better. That's why I created Good Selfie, a book for kids and teens containing simple but powerful strategies...

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Parkland speaks

Parkland speaks

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Featuring art and writing from the students of the Parkland tragedy, this is a raw look at the events of February 14, and a poignant representation of grief, healing, and hope. The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School share their emotional...

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Fearless public speaking  by Joy Jones

Fearless public speaking

Joy Jones

Book

Offers advice on how to overcome stage fright, including how to write a speech, how to deliver it, and how to deal with problems that may occur.

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Stand up to OCD!  by Kelly Wood

Stand up to OCD!

Kelly Wood

Book

Imagine each person's brain has a captain and crew. For a person struggling with OCD, it's as if OCD has kidnapped the captain and changed the settings in the brain. Luckily there are plenty of tips and skills you can learn to disobey OCD and not do what...

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The global refugee crisis  by Stephanie Sammartino McPherson

The global refugee crisis

Stephanie Sammartino McPherson

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In 2018 the number of people displaced worldwide by violence, persecution, or natural disaster had reached 68.5 million. The United Nations Refugee Agency estimates that one person is displaced every two seconds. The world faces an unprecedented crisis...

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Riverdish  by Ryan Bloomquist

Riverdish

Ryan Bloomquist

Book

For Archie Andrews, Veronica Lodge, Jughead Jones, and Betty Cooper, high school is more than just pep rallies and milkshakes. Based on the beloved characters from the Archie Comics, Riverdale is a dark, addictive, campy teen thriller that devilishly...

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Speak up!  by Laura Coryton

Speak up!

Laura Coryton

Book

Use your voice to change the world! Don't just read about inspiring women: become one! Launching in time for International Women's Day 2019 - Speak Up! is the must-have empowering book to inspire a whole new generation of rebel girls. Speaking up can...

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#GUYCODE  by Michaela Launerts

#GUYCODE

Michaela Launerts

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#GuyCode speaks to Mr Millennials everywhere - the switched on social media generation who are lacking essential social skills for the real world. Helping develop the confidence needed to become the best version of yourself, this book enables the reader...

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Follow your stuff  by Kevin Sylvester

Follow your stuff

Kevin Sylvester

Book

Our cellphones, our clothes, our food: All are everyday things we consider essential, but we seldom think of what and who is involved in making them and getting them into our hands. In Follow Your Stuff, award-winning children's author Kevin Sylvester...

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Rising water  by Marc Aronson

Rising water

Marc Aronson

Book

"On June 23, 2018, twelve members of the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach were exploring the Tham Luang cave complex in northern Thailand when disaster struck. A rainy season downpour flooded the tunnels, trapping them as they took shelter on a...

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How to draw fashion figures  by Carolyn Franklin

How to draw fashion figures

Carolyn Franklin

Book

The How To Draw series takes a highly visual and practical approach to drawing, featuring step-by-step instructions for each art project. This comprehensive drawing handbook covers all aspects of drawing fashion - from drawing garments to creating chic...

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Brave face  by Shaun David Hutchinson

Brave face

Shaun David Hutchinson

Book

At nineteen, Hutchinson was struggling to find the vocabulary to understand and accept who he was and how he fit into a community in which he couldn't see himself. Convinced that he couldn't keep going, that he had no future, Hutchinson followed through...

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The Stonewall Riots  by Gayle E. Pitman

The Stonewall Riots

Gayle E. Pitman

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This book is about the Stonewall Riots, a series of spontaneous, often violent demonstrations by members of the gay (LGBTQ+) community in reaction to a police raid that took place in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn in t...

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Fashion careers  by Susan Henneberg

Fashion careers

Susan Henneberg

Book

Who hasn't dreamed of a glamorous job in modelling, music or entertainment? But behind every superstar are hundreds of people working to keep an industry running. In this book, readers can now learn about unique and exciting careers that they may never...

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How to set up & run a fashion label  by Toby Meadows

How to set up & run a fashion label

Toby Meadows

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To run a successful fashion label you need to know about business as well as design. Packed with tips, case studies and tasks to help you analyse yourself, your market and your product, this book is for anyone wanting to start their own fashion busin...

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Winning with ADHD  by Grace Friedman

Winning with ADHD

Grace Friedman

Book

If you're a teen with ADHD, you care about academic and social success just as much as your peers do, but you may also experience difficulties keeping up in school and maintaining good relationships with friends and family. In addition, you probably find...

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Digging deep  by Laura Scandiffio

Digging deep

Laura Scandiffio

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Archaeological finds add to our understanding of the world. This book showcases six discoveries made that changed the way we view history through recent advances in science. Discoveries include new clues about life in the Stone Age gleaned from Ötzi the...

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The hormone diaries  by Hannah Witton

The hormone diaries

Hannah Witton

Book

When Hannah Witton started documenting her journey coming off the pill and re-getting her period, she wasn't anticipating the reaction, from people of all ages, that talking about it would bring. It exposed a glaring gap - the resources and the spaces...

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Guy's guide to four battles every young man must face  by Jonathan R. (Jonathan Ray) McKee

Guy's guide to four battles every young man must face

Jonathan R. (Jonathan Ray) McKee

Book

Join youth culture expert and author of the popular Guy's Guide to God, Girls, and the Phone in Your Pocket, Jonathan McKee, as he gets real about the four common battles every young man will encounter in his life: 1: Sexual Temptation, 2. Screens, 3...

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The emperor who vanished  by Kavitha Mandana

The emperor who vanished

Kavitha Mandana

Book

If you ever thought history is boring, this funny and astonishing book is the perfect solution! Did you know that... One of India's greatest emperors was erased from all history books for nearly 1,500 years?; Beetles and beetle wings were a much soug...

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The if in life  by Rashad Jennings

The if in life

Rashad Jennings

Book

In his debut book, The IF in Life: How to Get Off Life's Sidelines and Become Your Best Self, former NFL running back and Dancing with the Stars champion Rashad Jennings shares his inspiring story and experiences that will encourage readers to follow...

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Snakebite!  by Charles Hofer

Snakebite!

Charles Hofer

Book

Examines the biology of venomous snakes, the pharmacology and biochemistry of antivenom, its use in treating disease, and the politics of bringing life-saving antivenom drugs to market.

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Fandom  by Francesca DiPiazza

Fandom

Francesca DiPiazza

Book

Have you ever created art based on a TV show or game? Dressed up as your favorite character? If so, you've entered fandom. Tour fandom's history and meet creators who shape fan communities online and in real life.

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Dissenter on the bench  by Victoria Ortiz

Dissenter on the bench

Victoria Ortiz

Book

The life and career of the fiercely principled Supreme Court Justice, now a popular icon, with dramatic accounts of her landmark cases that moved the needle on legal protection of human rights, illustrated with black-and-white archival photographs.

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Teen pioneers  by Ben Hubbard

Teen pioneers

Ben Hubbard

Book

Powerful and inspiring profiles of young people who have changed the world for the better A look at some amazing young people, from activists to entrepreneurs, whose lives and achievements have had a big impact on the world around them. Designed to inspire...

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We are displaced  by Malala Yousafzai

We are displaced

Malala Yousafzai

Book

"Malala presents true stories of the refugee experience interwoven with her own story of her displacement in this incredibly moving follow up to her internationally bestselling memoir. Nobel Peace Prize winner and bestselling author Malala Yousafzai ...

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Soul surfer  by Bethany Hamilton

Soul surfer

Bethany Hamilton

Book

Bethany Hamilton, a teenage surfer lost her arm in a shark attack off the coast of Kauai, Hawaii. Not even the loss of her arm keeps her from returning to surfing, the sport she loves.

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Fake news  by Michael Miller

Fake news

Michael Miller

Book

This title explores journalistic and fact-checking standards, Constitutional protections, and real-world case studies, helping readers identify the mechanics, perpetrators, motives, and psychology of fake news. A final chapter explores methods for as...

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Lord of the flies by William Golding  by Robert Francis

Lord of the flies by William Golding

Robert Francis

Book

Enable students to achieve their best grade in GCSE English Literature with this year-round course companion; designed to instil in-depth textual understanding as students read, analyse and revise Lord of the Flies throughout the course.This Study and...

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We are here to stay  by Susan Kuklin

We are here to stay

Susan Kuklin

Book

Meet nine courageous young adults who have lived in the United States with a secret for much of their lives: they are not U.S. citizens. They came from Colombia, Mexico, Ghana, Independent Samoa, and Korea. They came seeking education, fleeing violence,...

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You're crushing it  by Lex Croucher

You're crushing it

Lex Croucher

Book

An honest, thoughtful and hilarious survival guide for young people by social media sensation, Lex Croucher. Learn that you can face whatever today throws at you, because it has terrible aim anyway. And realise that only you scrutinise your flaws - s...

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The truths we hold  by Kamala Harris

The truths we hold

Kamala Harris

Book

The autobiographical memoir of the first woman, African American, and South Asian American to become attorney general of the State of California, and the second black woman ever elected to the United States Senate. Harris discusses the impact that her...

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Strangers assume my girlfriend is my nurse  by Shane Burcaw

Strangers assume my girlfriend is my nurse

Shane Burcaw

Book

With his signature acerbic wit and hilarious voice, twenty-something author, blogger, and entrepreneur Shane Burcaw is back with an essay collection about living a full life in a body that many people perceive as a tragedy. From anecdotes about first...

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The upset  by Tyler Trent

The upset

Tyler Trent

Book

October 20, 2018, was just another normal Saturday in college football--or so it seemed. Amid all the matchups discussed on ESPN that day, it was a special video featuring the harrowing story of Tyler Trent--along with his bold, yet accurate, prediction...

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I am a feminist  by Monique Polak

I am a feminist

Monique Polak

Book

What is feminism? Why does it still matter? What exactly does intersectionality mean? In order to answer these (and many other) questions, I Am a Feminist first examines the history of feminism and then addresses the issues girls and women continue to...

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You can change the world!  by Margaret Rooke

You can change the world!

Margaret Rooke

Book

This inspirational book tells the stories of more than 50 of today's teenagers who've dared to change the world they live in. It's been written to show other teens they can do the same. Bestselling author Margaret Rooke asks teens about their experiences...

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The mental health and wellbeing workout for teens  by Paula Nagel

The mental health and wellbeing workout for teens

Paula Nagel

Book

This easy-to-understand, engaging guide arms teens with healthy thinking habits and coping strategies for staying on top of their mental health. Using tried and tested therapeutic techniques, readers are given the tools to build their own personalised...

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Be brave

Be brave

Book

Be Brave is a guide for teenagers to help them build self-confidence, inner strength and resilience. It covers a range of topics, from dealing with gossip and cyberbullies to resisting peer pressure, from mastering public speaking to performing live on...

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Be happy

Be happy

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Be Happy is a guide to help teenagers focus on all the positives in their life, set goals and discover the best in themselves. It covers a range of topics, from what happiness really is to simple ways to boost your mood, from accepting who you are to...

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Can everyone please calm down?  by Mae Martin

Can everyone please calm down?

Mae Martin

Book

Why do we find sexuality so, well ... scary? Comedian Mae Martin investigates in this hilarious and intelligent guide to 21st century sexuality. Covering everything from the pros and cons of labels, to coming out and the joys of sexual fluidity, Mae ...

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女孩指南  by Marawa Ibrahim

女孩指南

Marawa Ibrahim

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Growing up is fun, but it's tough, too. There are a lot of unknowns and it can be weird and messy for girls. Worry not! This book covers everything girls need to know, and it's all been reviewed and fact-checked by medical consultant Dr. Radha Modgil....

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Dear Ally, how do you write a book?  by Ally Carter

Dear Ally, how do you write a book?

Ally Carter

Book

Have you always wanted to write a book, but don't know where to start? Or maybe you're really great at writing the first few chapters but you never quite make it to the end? Or do you finally have a finished manuscript, but you're not sure what to do...

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Adulting 101  by Josh Burnette

Adulting 101

Josh Burnette

Book

Adulting (verb): To do grown-up things and have responsibilities such as a working full time, paying rent, or owning a car. This book will give you what you need to succeed and make a real impact, inspiring you to change the world and be the person you...

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100% unofficial Fortnite pro guide  by Daniel Lipscombe

100% unofficial Fortnite pro guide

Daniel Lipscombe

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The 100% Unofficial Fortnite Essential Pro Guide will take you to the next level of Fortnite game play. Inside, you'll find out how to build and edit quickly and effectively, outbuilding your enemies by following step-by-step instructions to create a...

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Fashion design lookbook  by Blandine Lelarge

Fashion design lookbook

Blandine Lelarge

Book

Fashion Design Lookbook is the quintessential resource for today's young, fashion-forward artist. With myriad colourful, trendy styles to draw or paint in a variety of media, up-and-coming designers and aspiring illustrators alike will learn how to develop...

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BTS  by Malcolm Croft

BTS

Malcolm Croft

Book

BTS: the ultimate fan book" is a spectacular celebration of the best and brightest K-Pop group from South Korea. Inside you'll explore the songs, the moves and the fashions that have led the Bangtan Boys to worldwide success. Beautifully illustrated...

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The teen kitchen  by Emily Allen

The teen kitchen

Emily Allen

Book

For beginner and budding chefs, this book has step-by-step directions, and introduction to the basic tools a young chef needs, information on how to stay safe in the kitchen, and outlines techniques ranging from knife skills to ingredient swaps to how...

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The buried moon by Kate Forsyth

The buried moon

Kate Forsyth

Book

All of the seven tales in this collection have one thing in common. They are stories of young women who face darkness and danger, but who prevail against the odds because of the brightness of their spirit and the strength of their resolve. The Moon is...

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Fashion rebels  by Carlyn Beccia

Fashion rebels

Carlyn Beccia

Book

Throughout time, daring women have made fashion choices that have altered the course of history. From Marie Antoinette, who wore a hairstyle as large as her presence, to Coco Chanel, who imagined a world without rib crushing corsets and heavy gowns, ...

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Stories for South Asian supergirls  by Raj Kaur Khaira

Stories for South Asian supergirls

Raj Kaur Khaira

Book

South Asian girls will have a chance to dream about lives for themselves that radically differ from the limited narratives written for them by their culture, wider society and the media. Through the inspirational stories of 50 famous and under-celebrated...

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Be more Yoda  by Christian Blauvelt

Be more Yoda

Christian Blauvelt

Book

Whether you are tackling impossible deadlines, copuing with relationship struggles, or simply trying to save the galaxy from your overbearing father, just take a pause and ask yourself, "What would Yoda do?" Inspiring words of wisdom from Master Yoda...

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The breast book  by Emma Pickett

The breast book

Emma Pickett

Book

When breasts first start to grow, no one talks about it. There aren't any greetings cards that say, 'Woo Hoo! Your breasts are developing!' but you get a birthday card when you are ten and that's just about planet Earth going around the Sun ten times....

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A quick & easy guide to queer & trans identities  by Mady (Mady M. Giuliani) G

A quick & easy guide to queer & trans identities

Mady (Mady M. Giuliani) G

Book

Covering essential topics like sexuality, gender identity, coming out, and navigating relationships, this guide explains the spectrum of human experience through informative comics, interviews, worksheets, and imaginative examples. A great starting point...

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Knits for teens  by Lee Gant

Knits for teens

Lee Gant

Book

Teens have a unique fashion outlook, prizing both comfort and style, and the 16 pieces in this knitwear collection meet those high standards. The sweaters, jackets, dresses, tops, and skirts are all easy to wear, versatile pieces that will become ins...

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Yes she can  by Jenna Brayton

Yes she can

Jenna Brayton

Book

An anthology for young women by young women, featuring stories from ten inspiring young staffers who joined the Obama administration in their 20s with the hope of making a difference.

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Renegade women in film & TV  by Elizabeth Weitzman

Renegade women in film & TV

Elizabeth Weitzman

Book

A charmingly illustrated and timely tribute to the women who broke glass ceilings in film and television, debuting during an historic time of change in the entertainment industry. Renegade Women: 50 Game Changers in Film and TV blends stunning illust...

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Why haven't we seen aliens?  by Stephen Ertle-Rickard

Why haven't we seen aliens?

Stephen Ertle-Rickard

Book

If there really is alien life elsewhere in the Universe, then it's reasonable to ask why we haven't seen it. Surely planet Earth must have been visited by aliens, if they exist. Does that mean that alien life doesn't exist? This book uses our knowledge...

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What makes us girls  by Brittany Pettibone

What makes us girls

Brittany Pettibone

Book

We cannot give what we do not have. So, if we do not love ourselves, or even if we are too obsessed with ourselves, how then can we love others? What Makes Us Girls examines the topic of self-worth through a modern cultural lens. Using examples from ...

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It's Trevor Noah  by Trevor Noah

It's Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah

Book

Trevor Noah, host of The Daily Show, shares his remarkable story of growing up in South Africa, with a black South African mother and a white European father at a time when it was against the law for a mixed-race child like him to exist. But he did exist...

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The rose that grew from concrete  by Tupac Shakur

The rose that grew from concrete

Tupac Shakur

Book

A collection of deeply personal poems by Tupac Shakur - a mirror into his enigmatic world and its many contradicitions written from the time he was nineteen.

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Life  by Martin Jenkins

Life

Martin Jenkins

Book

Before humans took their first steps, there were billions of years of vibrant and varied life on earth. Discover the fascinating story of our planet, from the formation of the universe to the first mammals, and all the incredible life that flourished...

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No weigh!  by Signe Darpinian

No weigh!

Signe Darpinian

Book

This workbook has everything you need to achieve connected eating, body positivity, and balanced exercise. It helps you stay well-informed about how bodies change emotionally and physically in the teen years, and why good nutrition is critical for growth...

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A cave in the clouds  by Badeeah Hassan Ahmed

A cave in the clouds

Badeeah Hassan Ahmed

Book

Badeeah Hassan was just 18 when she witnessed firsthand the horrors of the 2014 genocide of the Ezidi people by ISIS forces. Captured by ISIS, known locally as Daesh, Badeeah was among hundreds forced into a brutal human trafficking network made up of...

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The Fortnite guide to staying alive  by Damien Kuhn

The Fortnite guide to staying alive

Damien Kuhn

Book

"Proven, fast levelling strategies that will help you win matches and maximize the XP you earn each season. What do World Cup soccer players, Drake, and 125 million other people have in common? They all play Fortnite! And now with The Fortnite Guide to...

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Marvel Spider-man character encyclopedia  by Daniel Wallace

Marvel Spider-man character encyclopedia

Daniel Wallace

Book

Discover fascinating facts about Marvel comics' friendly neighborhood hero, Spider-Man, and read in-depth profiles of over 200 Marvel super heroes and villains from the amazing Spider-Man comics. DK's Spider-Man Character Encyclopedia is created in f...

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Stand up, stand out!  by Kay Woodward

Stand up, stand out!

Kay Woodward

Book

From ancient heroes to modern-day rebels, Stand Up, Stand Out! is the ultimate guide to inspiring tales of human passion and courage. Meet 25 of the bravest humans of all time! These fascinating rebel heroes stood up for that they believed in, spoke ...

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Shine from within  by Amanda Rootsey

Shine from within

Amanda Rootsey

Book

Shine from Within is the go-to guide to help girls navigate their teen years with a positive, fresh take on self-image and overall wellbeing. Amanda Rootsey brings a wealth of experience not only from her own teenage years but also from her work with...

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The teenager's guide to life, the universe & being awesome  by Andrew Cope

The teenager's guide to life, the universe & being awesome

Andrew Cope

Book

Congratulations, you're already awesome. You are the best in the world at being you. The problem is that it's easy to forget! This book is a reminder that you are awesome and a prompt for bigger and better things. It asks not what you want from life,...

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The unexpected truth about animals  by Lucy Cooke

The unexpected truth about animals

Lucy Cooke

Book

Humans have walked on the moon and discovered the Higgs boson, but when it come to understanding animals we still have a long way to go. We once thought that eels spontaneously generated from mud and that bears gave birth to formless lumps which they...

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Astrophysics for young people in a hurry  by Neil deGrasse Tyson

Astrophysics for young people in a hurry

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Book

America's most celebrated astrophysicist invites young readers to explore the mysteries of the universe.

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The young person's guide to the modern world  by Richard Daniel Curtis

The young person's guide to the modern world

Richard Daniel Curtis

Book

Finding your way in the 21st century is not an easy ride. There are so many things out there that your parents never had to deal with and sometimes it's hard to find someone to understand. There are pressures put on you from your parents, school and ...

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Life sucks  by Michael Bennett

Life sucks

Michael Bennett

Book

From New York Times best-selling authors Michael I. Bennett, MD and Sarah Bennett--a book for teens that shows readers that we all deal with crap in our lives and how to laugh at some of the things we can't control. Being a teenager can suck. Your friends...

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I just keep wondering  by Larry Scheckel

I just keep wondering

Larry Scheckel

Book

Here you’ll find entertaining and expansive answers to 121 questions you didn’t even know you had, such as: Why can’t you tickle yourself? Why are cooking directions different at high altitude? Why does the full moon look really big on the horizon but...

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Mary Shelley  by Catherine Reef

Mary Shelley

Catherine Reef

Book

On the 200th anniversary of the publication of Frankenstein, comes a riveting biography of its author, Mary Shelley, whose life reads like a dark gothic novel, filled with scandal, death, drama, and one of the strangest love stories in literary histo...

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Soaring earth  by Margarita Engle

Soaring earth

Margarita Engle

Book

Memoir in verse of Margarita Engle's teenage years in Los Angeles against the turbulent backdrop of the Vietnam War. Addresses the notions of peace, civil rights, freedom of expression, and environmental protection. A companion and follow-up to Engle's...

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Live fearless  by Sadie Robertson

Live fearless

Sadie Robertson

Book

Tired of fear, loneliness, anxiety, and not knowing who you are or what you're meant to do? Robertson shares her story of overcoming anxiety and fear, and takes you along on her journey of transformation that has left her living a fearless life. As you...

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Be more Vader  by Christian Blauvelt

Be more Vader

Christian Blauvelt

Book

Are you stuck in a rut at work? Regardless of whether you're forever fixing the office printer, building the Death Star, or training a Sith Apprentice, seize the moment and ask yourself, "What would Vader do?" Get ahead of the competition with advice...

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Google it  by Anna Crowley Redding

Google it

Anna Crowley Redding

Book

From a college project made out of knock-off Legos to one of the most influential companies in the world, award-winning investigative reporter Anna Redding shares the true story of Google, its history, its innovations, and where it will take us next.

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We are not yet equal  by Carol (Carol Elaine) Anderson

We are not yet equal

Carol (Carol Elaine) Anderson

Book

When America achieves milestones of progress toward full and equal black participation in democracy, the systemic response is a consistent racist backlash that rolls back those wins. We Are Not Yet Equal examines five of these moments: The end of the...

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Resisters  by Lauren Sharkey

Resisters

Lauren Sharkey

Book

'We're not the future. We're doing it right now.' Young girls and women are uniting across the world to create change, have their voices heard and stand up for what they believe in. In this bold and brilliantly inspiring book, Lauren Sharkey profiles...

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Girl mogul  by Tiffany Pham

Girl mogul

Tiffany Pham

Book

No matter who you are or where you come from, this book can help you define success, envision it, and make it happen--in school, in your personal life, and at work. Get ready to awaken all the awesomeness that is already inside of you.

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She takes a stand  by Michael Elsohn Ross

She takes a stand

Michael Elsohn Ross

Book

Portraits of brave women from the late 1800s through today--role models who are passionate about important issues A source of inspiration for young women with strong social convictions, She Takes a Stand highlights 16 extraordinary women who have fought...

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The lady is a spy  by Don Mitchell

The lady is a spy

Don Mitchell

Book

When Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939, Virginia Hall was traveling in Europe. Which was dangerous enough, but as fighting erupted across the continent, instead of returning home, she headed to France. In a country divided between freedom and...

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Dear teen me

Dear teen me

Book

"How many times have you looked back on your teenage years and cringed, wishing you could offer your younger self some guidance? This book of nearly 70 letters by top young adult authors - including bestselling writers Lauren Oliver, Ellen Hopkins, and...

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Stuff you need to know  by Patricia Weaver

Stuff you need to know

Patricia Weaver

Book

A new type of personal guidebook designed specifically for adults with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities. Stuff You Need to Know features the Blended Icon & Text System (BITS) which melds specially designed icons with key v...

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The master guide to drawing anime. Tips & tricks  by Christopher Hart

The master guide to drawing anime. Tips & tricks

Christopher Hart

Book

"This is the guide that every anime and manga artist needs! Chris Hart delves deep into the specifics of drawing anime characters and scenes, covering every aspect of anime forms and revealing his secrets for developing a complete picture. New tutori...

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