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Teen nonfiction new titles

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Deadly sisters of Worawa  by Anita Heiss

Deadly sisters of Worawa

Anita Heiss

Book

Deadly Sisters of Worawa, written by thirteen young women from Worawa Aboriginal College, was produced during a writing workshop that was facilitated by our Lifetime Ambassador Anita Heiss and the equally passionate literacy advocate Shelley Ware. In...

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Stamped  by Jason Reynolds

Stamped

Jason Reynolds

Book

The construct of race has always been used to gain and keep power, to create dynamics that separate and silence. This remarkable reimagining of Dr. Ibram X. Kendi's National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning reveals the history of racist ideas...

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Be plastic clever  by Amy Meek

Be plastic clever

Amy Meek

Book

Join teenage activists Amy and Ella Meek on their mission to rid the world of single-use plastics in this practical book, perfect for budding eco-warriors. This environmental book will teach young activists about the dangers of plastic pollution and ...

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Sing and shout  by Susan Goldman Rubin

Sing and shout

Susan Goldman Rubin

Book

This comprehensive biography, written by celebrated nonfiction author Susan Goldman Rubin, explores the tumultuous and passionate life of activist, singer, and actor Paul Robeson. When faced with the decision to remain silent or be ostracized, Paul R...

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Harry Potter  by Jody Revenson

Harry Potter

Jody Revenson

Book

A comprehensive, full-color compendium of the key characters in all eight of the Harry Potter films, filled with never-before-seen photographs and illustrations, covering the costumes, makeup, weaponry, and behind-the-scenes story that brought each p...

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My body's changing  by Anita Ganeri

My body's changing

Anita Ganeri

Book

Growing up is an exciting time, but it can also feel scary. During puberty, your body changes on the outside and on the inside. You might have noticed some of these changes already, or they might not have started happening to you yet. This book explains...

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#NotYourPrincess

#NotYourPrincess

Book

Whether looking back to a troubled past or welcoming a hopeful future, the powerful voices of Indigenous women across North America resound in this book. #Not Your Princess presents an eclectic collection of poems, essays, interviews, and art that combine...

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If Keanu were your boyfriend  by Marisa Polansky

If Keanu were your boyfriend

Marisa Polansky

Book

Helps the reader imagine what it would be like to have Keanu Reeves as a boyfriend. Includes quotations and biographical information.

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No worries  by Jenny Alexander

No worries

Jenny Alexander

Book

What if I've got the wrong stuff? What if I don't fit in? What if the older kids are horrible to me? Starting secondary school is a bit like going on a safari – it's a great adventure but sometimes, before you go, you can get a touch of the 'what ifs'....

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Go big  by Matthew Burton

Go big

Matthew Burton

Book

A secondary school self-help and survival guide - helping readers navigate exams, overcome peer pressure and start building toward their future goals.

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Pro gaming for Fortniters  by Jason Rich

Pro gaming for Fortniters

Jason Rich

Book

Find out what it takes to enter, win, and eventually work your way toward the ultimate live gaming competition: this guide will tell you everything you need to know to compete from home (for free!) in some of the most exciting and lucrative showdowns...

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Say her name  by Zetta Elliott

Say her name

Zetta Elliott

Book

Inspired by the #SayHerName campaign launched by the African American Policy Forum, these poems pay tribute to victims of police brutality as well as the activists insisting that Black Lives Matter. Elliott engages poets from the past two centuries to...

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Ordinary hazards  by Nikki Grimes

Ordinary hazards

Nikki Grimes

Book

Growing up with a mother suffering from paranoid schizophrenia and a mostly absent father, Nikki Grimes found herself terrorized by babysitters, shunted from foster family to foster family, and preyed upon by those she trusted. At the age of six, she...

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The periodic table  by Tom Jackson

The periodic table

Tom Jackson

Book

Which is the densest element? Which has the largest atoms? And why are some elements radioactive? From the little-known uses of gold in medicine to the development of the hydrogen bomb, this is a fresh new look at the Periodic Table. Combining cutting...

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Votes of confidence  by Jeff Fleischer

Votes of confidence

Jeff Fleischer

Book

Every four years, coverage of the presidential elections turns into a horse-race story about who is leading, and who said what then. Fleischer explains the past, present, and future of American elections; how the election process actually works and why...

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Endometriosis  by Tamer Seckin

Endometriosis

Tamer Seckin

Book

Seckin explains what endometriosis is, in terms that adolescents can understand. Endo is not just part of 'becoming a woman', and many women have been diagnosed for decades. It is a physically and mentally debilitating disease that currently affects ...

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Live  by Sadie Robertson

Live

Sadie Robertson

Book

Robertson has searched for what it takes to create a fulfilling life-- and wants to lead other teenagers on that journey. She tackles the biggest questions about life in fun and practical ways, embracing the adventures of life. She walks with readers...

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Fly like a girl  by Mary Jennings Hegar

Fly like a girl

Mary Jennings Hegar

Book

On July 29, 2009, Air National Guard Major Mary Jennings Hegar was shot down while on a Medevac mission in Afghanistan. Despite being wounded, her courageous actions saved the lives of her crew and their patients, earning her the Purple Heart as well...

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Mental health  by Michelle Dakota Beck

Mental health

Michelle Dakota Beck

Book

Mental health issues have been part of life as long as human beings have existed. Like physical illnesses, mental health problems can strike anyone at any time. But mental illnesses are not discussed openly in the same way as physical health problems,...

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Fitness.

Fitness.

Book

The Health & Nutrition series will explore the many ways in which your everyday food choices can determine your wellbeing and include facts, figures, and data, and are packed with useful information about protecting and improving your health.

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Food & nutrition.

Food & nutrition.

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The Health & Nutrition series will explore the many ways in which your everyday food choices can determine your wellbeing and include facts, figures, and data, and are packed with useful information about protecting and improving your health.

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American struggle

American struggle

Book

In the mid-1950s, as Brown v. Board of Education felled the ideology of "separate but equal," the great African-American artist Jacob Lawrence saw the need for a version of American history that reckoned with its complexities and contradictions yet was...

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The rise and fall of Charles Lindbergh  by Candace Fleming

The rise and fall of Charles Lindbergh

Candace Fleming

Book

Discover the dark side of Charles Lindbergh--one of America's most celebrated heroes and complicated men--in this riveting biography from the acclaimed author of The Family Romanov. First human to cross the Atlantic via airplane; one of the first Ame...

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Queer heroes  by Arabelle Sicardi

Queer heroes

Arabelle Sicardi

Book

This beautiful, bold book celebrates the achievements of LGBT people through history and from around the world. It features full-color portraits of a diverse selection of 52 inspirational role models accompanied by short biographies that focus on the...

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TV brings the moon landing to Earth  by Rebecca Rissman

TV brings the moon landing to Earth

Rebecca Rissman

Book

On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the story of the moon landing to life. Kids will learn about the cold war tensions between the US and the USSR that led to the space race, and the push from presidents Kennedy and Johnson...

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TV displays disaster as the Challenger explodes  by Rebecca Rissman

TV displays disaster as the Challenger explodes

Rebecca Rissman

Book

On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the story of the Challenger explosion to life. Kids will learn about how it happened, the subsequent investigation into its causes, and how it set back U.S. investment in space expl...

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Hope in the mail  by Wendelin Van Draanen

Hope in the mail

Wendelin Van Draanen

Book

Wendelin Van Draanen didn't grow up wanting to be a writer, but thirty books later, she's convinced that writing saved her life. Or, at least, saved her from a life of bitterness and despair. Writing helped her sort out what she thought and felt and ...

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Fortnite Battle Royale pro gamer guide  by Kevin Pettman

Fortnite Battle Royale pro gamer guide

Kevin Pettman

Book

Anyone can play Fortnite Battle Royale. But only one in 100 can win! If you're looking to move out of noobsville and become a master, it's time to step up your game and get the Ultimate Pro Gamer's Guide. This in-depth title contains all the secrets,...

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Cosmetologist  by Christie Marlowe

Cosmetologist

Christie Marlowe

Book

Cosmetologists are skilled at cutting and styling hair, but they’re also makeup, manicure, and skincare experts. A career in cosmetology is the perfect choice for those who are fascinated by new hairstyles, makeup, and skin care treatments; are creative;...

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You are not alone  by Jeremy Quist

You are not alone

Jeremy Quist

Book

For LGBTQ youth, finding a community of supportive and affirming friends and allies can make all the difference as they find their way in the world. But finding that community can be challenging. This book will point the way toward discovering like-m...

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When you're ready  by Katherine Lacaze

When you're ready

Katherine Lacaze

Book

Explains why the process is such a significant aspect of living life as an LGBTQ person and how to make the experience positive and right for you.

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Chef  by Christie Marlowe

Chef

Christie Marlowe

Book

Chefs prepare some of the most memorable meals of our lives at restaurants and in other settings. They help us celebrate birthdays, weddings, and many other life events, as well as simply enjoy a night out with family and friends. A career in the culinary...

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Beyond male and female  by Anita R. Walker

Beyond male and female

Anita R. Walker

Book

Gender identity helps define who each of us is, but it's also a complicated topic for many people to understand or discuss. LGTBQ Life: Beyond Male and Female carefully explains terminology, the dichotomy of lives beyond gender, and experiences of ge...

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Speak up!  by Adora Svitak

Speak up!

Adora Svitak

Book

A joyful celebration of the passion, power and enthusiasm of young people speaking up for causes close to their hearts. Speak Up! is the sequel to So Here I Am, both celebrations of voices and communities too often marginalised and muted by society. Speak...

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Dare to be you  by Marianne Schnall

Dare to be you

Marianne Schnall

Book

Provides advice from such influential role models as Gloria Steinem, Maya Angelou, Kerry Washington, and Stacey Abrams to help empower girls to be themselves in order to change the world.

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Transformed by truth  by Katherine Forster

Transformed by truth

Katherine Forster

Book

The Bible is more than just an ancient religious document. It's a book filled with the actual words of the living God, meant to be read often and studied deeply that we might experience its life-changing power. If you're a teen who's tired of low exp...

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Be happy be you  by Penny Alexander

Be happy be you

Penny Alexander

Book

This book for teenagers gives you 50 easy and empowering ways to boost happiness in all areas of your life and the science behind why they work. Being a teen has its own unique challenges, but it's also the perfect time to shape your own mental well being...

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The Healthy teen cookbook  by Remmi Smith

The Healthy teen cookbook

Remmi Smith

Book

A Chopped teen chef and entrepreneur is on a mission to bring healthy food options and easy-to-cook scrumptious recipes to the busiest and most scheduled generation of teens to date.

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Beneath the surface  by Kristi Hugstad

Beneath the surface

Kristi Hugstad

Book

Strategies for managing teenage depression and preventing suicide among teens; also covers related issues such as self-esteem, eating disorders, PTSD, anxiety, bullying, and substance abuse; includes helpful testimonials from teens who have suffered ...

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Unconscious basketball  by Bruce Rosenfeld

Unconscious basketball

Bruce Rosenfeld

Book

Each year, close to one million boys and girls in the United States participate in high school basketball. Of that group, barely three percent will go on to play in college. The question is then what is the importance of this experience for those who...

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Stolen justice  by Lawrence Goldstone

Stolen justice

Lawrence Goldstone

Book

Following the Civil War, the Reconstruction era raised a new question to those in power in the US: Should African Americans, so many of them former slaves, be granted the right to vote? In a bitter partisan fight over the legislature and Constitution,...

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Believe in you  by Christina Cimorelli

Believe in you

Christina Cimorelli

Book

Growing up can be tough, and sometimes you just need a big sister to help you through it. In Believe in You, the six Cimorelli sisters share their experiences and accumulated wisdom on everything from dating and friendship to faith and family. As Chr...

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Proud  by Ibtihaj Muhammad

Proud

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Book

At the 2016 Olympic Games, Ibtihaj Muhammad smashed barriers as the first American to compete wearing hijab, and she made history as the first Muslim American woman to win a medal. But before she was an Olympian, activist, and entrepreneur, Ibtihaj was...

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Somebody give this heart a pen  by Sophia Thakur

Somebody give this heart a pen

Sophia Thakur

Book

From internationally acclaimed performance poet Sophia Thakur comes a powerful collection of poems exploring issues of identity, love, loss, family, and faith. Sophia Thakur began performing poetry at the age of sixteen, and is known for her strong n...

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The stress survival guide for teens  by Jeffrey Bernstein

The stress survival guide for teens

Jeffrey Bernstein

Book

Between school pressures, friends, dating, social media, and planning for the future--is it any wonder today's teens are stressed out? In The Stress Survival Guide for Teens, clinical psychologist Jeffrey Bernstein offers practical and easy-to-learn tips...

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Clothing and fashion  by Amy Sterling Casil

Clothing and fashion

Amy Sterling Casil

Book

Explores fashion as an art form that combines technology, artistry, and imagination.

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Culinary arts  by Eric Benac

Culinary arts

Eric Benac

Book

Seven different cuisine cultures from around the world are studied in great depth to provide readers with the inside scoop on the foods of the world. You'll learn where hummus was invented, why Jewish people don't eat pork, the origin of TEx-Mex food,...

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Architecture  by David (Writer on history) Wilson

Architecture

David (Writer on history) Wilson

Book

Architecture is a complex endeavor, encompassing a variety of artistic and technical fields to create the spaces where we live, work, play, eat, relax, pray, and enjoy ourselves. Join us on this world tour of architecture as we explore some of the gr...

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Where's my stuff?  by Samantha Moss

Where's my stuff?

Samantha Moss

Book

Offers tips for helping teens to become organized at school, at home, and while out, in a guide that shares step-by-step recommendations for decluttering, overcoming disorganized habits, and managing a schedule.

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Dance  by David (Writer on history) Wilson

Dance

David (Writer on history) Wilson

Book

Join us as we explore some of the most famous dances in the world--from the tango of Argentina to the bamboo-leaping tinikling of the Philippines--and see how different cultures use dance to tell a story or woo a partner or invoke the divine.

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The book of awesome black Americans  by Monique L. Jones

The book of awesome black Americans

Monique L. Jones

Book

We are familiar with a handful of African Americans who are mentioned in American history books, but there are also countless others who do not get recognized in mainstream media. Their actions may not have appeared to shake the world, but their cont...

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What can I do when I grow up?

What can I do when I grow up?

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It's impossible for a child to spend too long around adults without one of them coming up and asking, as if it were the most normal thing in the world, "What do you want to do when you grow up?" They mean for this to be a relatively simple question; the...

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Flowers in the gutter  by K. R. Gaddy

Flowers in the gutter

K. R. Gaddy

Book

Their earliest memories were of the Nazi rise to power and of their parents fighting Brownshirts in the streets, being sent to prison, or just disappearing. By the time they were teenagers, the Nazis expected them to be part of the war machine. Fritz,...

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Breakthrough!  by Jim Murphy

Breakthrough!

Jim Murphy

Book

In 1944, a groundbreaking operation repaired the congenital heart defect known as blue baby syndrome. The operation's success brought the surgeon Alfred Blalock international fame and paved the way for open-heart surgery. But the technique had been.....

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101 extreme survival techniques for Fortniters  by Jason Rich

101 extreme survival techniques for Fortniters

Jason Rich

Book

Whether you're a determined newb or a pro gamer, this unofficial, illustrated, how-to guide will give you the knowledge boost you need to take your Fortnite skills to the next level. Thanks to this comprehensive collection of over 100 insider tips and...

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Enough is enough  by Michelle Roehm McCann

Enough is enough

Michelle Roehm McCann

Book

Young people are suffering the most from the epidemic of gun violence, as early as kindergarten students are crouching behind locked doors during active shooter drills. Teens are galvanizing to speak up and fight for their right to be safe. They don't...

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Creative expert for Fortniters  by Jason Rich

Creative expert for Fortniters

Jason Rich

Book

Thanks to this illustrated how-to guide, you can create inspired custom builds and design a unique environment for hosting matches of up to 16 players. There are plenty of tools available in Creative mode to make your own island designs from scratch....

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What Linnaeus saw  by Karen Magnuson Beil

What Linnaeus saw

Karen Magnuson Beil

Book

The globetrotting naturalists of the eighteenth century were the geeks of their day: innovators and explorers who lived at the intersection of science and commerce. Foremost among them was Carl Linnaeus, a radical thinker who revolutionized biology. ...

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Find your girl squad  by Angharad Rudkin

Find your girl squad

Angharad Rudkin

Book

Finding a girl squad that's as unique and special as you are starts with finding YOURSELF. Friendships are SO difficult to get right - and when rumours swirl or dramas unfold, your confidence vanishes and the worries start to take over. In this essential...

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Heroes of the resistance  by J. M. (Joseph M.) Lee

Heroes of the resistance

J. M. (Joseph M.) Lee

Book

In this guide to Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal, Age of resistance, meet the extraordinary cast of creatures from Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. This exclusive character guide, featuring stunning full-color photos from the show, will...

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Be your best self  by Danielle Brown

Be your best self

Danielle Brown

Book

What are your BIG dreams? Maybe you'd like to be a scientist, an award-winning journalist, play in a rock band, swim in the Olympic Games, groom dogs, own a bakery or even help to run your country? We all have different dreams, that's what makes us unique....

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This book is anti-racist  by Tiffany Jewell

This book is anti-racist

Tiffany Jewell

Book

This book is written for the young person who doesn't know how to speak up to the racist adults in their life. For the 14 year old who sees injustice at school and isn't able to understand the role racism plays in separating them from their friends. For...

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Sincerely, you  by Savannah Maddison

Sincerely, you

Savannah Maddison

Book

This guidebook tells the story of the creation of Savannah's Soldiers, a school-based letter-writing foundation, and provides real-world letter writing advice for young readers.

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You too?

You too?

Book

A timely and heartfelt collection of essays inspired by the #MeToo movement, edited by acclaimed author Janet Gurtler. Featuring Beth Revis, Mackenzi Lee, Ellen Hopkins, Saundra Mitchell, Jennifer Brown, Cheryl Rainfield and many more. When #MeToo went...

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The money club  by Jasmine Brown

The money club

Jasmine Brown

Book

This Teenage Guide to Financial Literacy switches up even the most daunting of topics with entertaining stories and real-life inspired classroom scenarios. Ms. Brown's user-friendly guide offers practical advice and open conversation on every aspect of...

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The life and times of butch dykes  by Eloisa Aquino

The life and times of butch dykes

Eloisa Aquino

Book

Portraits of women throughout history who have defied society's expectations of feminine behavior and appearance in order to live a more authentic life. These short vignettes combine biographical sketches with evocative illustrations for an impact that...

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Highrise  by Katerina Cizek

Highrise

Katerina Cizek

Book

From the multi-story dwellings of Ancient Rome to the soaring glass skyscrapers of today, for thousands of years humans have used highrises to house the poor, protect the rich and sometimes narrow the gap between the two. Highrise first examines the history...

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Guinness world records. Gamer's edition.

Guinness world records. Gamer's edition.

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts about computer and video games, and includes interviews with champion gamers, tips on play, and profiles of the best-selling games.

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100% unofficial Apex Legends essential guide  by Daniel Lipscombe

100% unofficial Apex Legends essential guide

Daniel Lipscombe

Book

A gamer's guide to the phenomenal new battle royal game, Apex Legends. In this full-colour illustrated unofficial handbook, you'll find guides that will help you improve your survival skills, master each of the colourful Legend characters and become a...

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Make trouble  by Cecile Richards

Make trouble

Cecile Richards

Book

To make change, you have to make trouble. Cecile Richards has been fighting for what she believes in ever since she was taken to the principal's office in seventh grade for wearing an armband in protest of the Vietnam War. She had an extraordinary childhood...

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The book of spells  by Jamie Della

The book of spells

Jamie Della

Book

Della shares rituals and visualizations for releasing negativity, increasing bliss, healing a broken heart, finding your Spirit guides, embarking on the adventure of astral flight, and more. The perfect beginner's guide to following the Path, practicing...

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Under pressure  by Tanya Lloyd Kyi

Under pressure

Tanya Lloyd Kyi

Book

Adolescents are no strangers to stress. Here's a book just for them that explores the science behind that sweaty, heart-racing, under-pressure feeling they sometimes get as they struggle to navigate their changing world. It covers the fight-or-flight...

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Little women  by Gina McIntyre

Little women

Gina McIntyre

Book

Greta Gerwig's 2019 adaption of Little Women is bringing new fans to Louisa May Alcott's beloved classic, and this comprehensive, in-world guide follows the making of this highly anticipated film--starring Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Timothée Chalamet,...

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Blackpink  by Cara J Stevens

Blackpink

Cara J Stevens

Book

The girls of Blackpink are more than just pretty faces. Since they debuted in 2016, the group has broken record after record, played shows across the globe, and built up a dedicated fan army of BLINKS. Now they're one of the biggest K-pop groups the world...

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Unlocking the universe  by Stephen Hawking

Unlocking the universe

Stephen Hawking

Book

Have you ever wondered how the universe began? Or what it takes to put humans on the moon - or even on Mars? What would you do if you could travel through space and time? Embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this beautiful collection of up-to-the...

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Spies  by Marc Favreau

Spies

Marc Favreau

Book

An account of the Cold War spies whose survival depended on carefully orchestrated deceptions as they fought in the shadows to help avert global nuclear war and, in so doing, changed the global landscape in ways that are still felt today.

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The science of Fortnite  by James Daley

The science of Fortnite

James Daley

Book

Drawing in more than a hundred million players in its first year of existence, Fortnite's crazy mix of intense combat, wild weapons, innovative construction mechanics, and eccentric environments has made it one of the most popular online video games in...

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What the eagle sees  by Eldon Yellowhorn

What the eagle sees

Eldon Yellowhorn

Book

What do people do when their civilization is invaded? Indigenous people have been faced with disease, war, broken promises, and forced assimilation. Despite crushing losses and insurmountable challenges, they formed new nations from the remnants of old...

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Girls who run the world  by Diana (Diana E.) Kapp

Girls who run the world

Diana (Diana E.) Kapp

Book

Part biography, part business how-to, and fully empowering, this book is the perfect gift for future entrepenuers! With colourful portraits, fun interviews and DIY tips, Girls Who Run the World features the success stories of 30 leading ladies today ...

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Help! Why am I changing  by Susan Akass

Help! Why am I changing

Susan Akass

Book

A no-nonsense guide that equips children for the many challenging and confusing physical, emotional, and social issues they will face in adolescence. Children are reaching puberty at a much earlier age and therefore face many "teen" issues long before...

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Dreams from many rivers  by Margarita Engle

Dreams from many rivers

Margarita Engle

Book

A middle grade verse history of Latinos in the United States, told through the voices of many and varied individuals ranging from Juan Ponce de León to modern-day sixth graders.

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Poems to fall in love with

Poems to fall in love with

Book

In Poems to Fall in Love With Chris Riddell has selected and illustrated his very favourite classic and modern poems about love. This collection celebrates love in all its guises, from silent admiration through passion to tearful resignation. These poems...

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Spies, lies, and disguise  by Jennifer Swanson

Spies, lies, and disguise

Jennifer Swanson

Book

In the late 1930s, times were desperate. The world found itself at war again, hardly more than twenty years after the First World War had ended - and the stakes were never higher. The leaders of every country involved were left without a choice. They...

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It's not ok to feel blue and other lies

It's not ok to feel blue and other lies

Book

Last year, Scarlett Curtis and 52 inspirational women wrote an extraordinary anthology on what feminism means to them. The book went on to be a cultural phenomenon and turned the world Pink. This year, it's Blue. We are living in the middle of a mental...

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TV captures terrorism on September 11  by Emma Carlson Berne

TV captures terrorism on September 11

Emma Carlson Berne

Book

Primary source photographs combined with strong narration bring the horrific events of 9/11 to readers in historical context. People living at the time saw the planes flying into the towers in real time, on television, changing America's understanding...

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TV brings battle into the home with the Vietnam War  by Karen Latchana Kenney

TV brings battle into the home with the Vietnam War

Karen Latchana Kenney

Book

On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the battles and controversies surrounding the Vietnam War to life. People saw the battles in real time, on the nightly news, changing forever how people viewed war. Readers will see...

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TV shows the world freedom as the Berlin Wall falls  by Danielle Smith-Llera

TV shows the world freedom as the Berlin Wall falls

Danielle Smith-Llera

Book

On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the story of the Berlin Wall to life. Kids will learn about the partition of Berlin after WWII, the cold war tensions between the US and the USSR that led to the building of the wall,...

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Eleanor Roosevelt  by Ilene Cooper

Eleanor Roosevelt

Ilene Cooper

Book

Eleanor Roosevelt, Fighter for Justice shows young readers how the former First Lady evolved from a poor little rich girl to a protector and advocate for those without a voice. Though now seen as a cultural icon, she was a woman deeply insecure about...

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The definitive guide to Philip Pullman's His dark materials

The definitive guide to Philip Pullman's His dark materials

Book

'I know I've returned to it frequently...and I know I'll continue to do so.' Philip Pullman. The extraordinary world of Philip Pullman's best-selling trilogy is explored in all the detail any fan of the books will ever need. With in-depth, chapter-re...

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Powers of a girl  by Lorraine Cink

Powers of a girl

Lorraine Cink

Book

Explores the lives of exceptional and diverse women of the Marvel Universe. Filled with inspirational lessons and clever observations, each section digs into what these relatable women can teach us all about growth, bravery, and the true meaning of s...

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Fighting for the forest  by P. O'Connell (Patricia O'Connell) Pearson

Fighting for the forest

P. O'Connell (Patricia O'Connell) P...

Book

When Franklin D. Roosevelt took office in March 1933, the United States was on the brink of economic collapse and environmental disaster. Thirty-four days later, the first of over three million impoverished young men were building parks and reclaiming...

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Behind every great woman is a great cat  by Lulu Mayo

Behind every great woman is a great cat

Lulu Mayo

Book

The uplifting stories of more than 30 cat-loving women-artists, pioneers, writers, and humanitarians -who dared to change and inspire the world are paired with Lulu Mayo's quirky illustrations. These inspiring cat ladies include Florence Nightingale ...

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This is 18

This is 18

Book

A celebration of girlhood around the world. It provides an immersive look at what it means to be on the cusp of adulthood around the world and across cultures. The empowering and uniquely personal profiles give readers a rare glimpse at the realities...

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100% official

100% official

Book

100% Unofficial Everything Fortnite is a celebration of everything that's great about the phenomenally successful Fortnite Battle Royale - essential for all gaming pros. Full colour and fully loaded, this annual is packed with reviews, top tips for b...

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Mighty Moe  by Rachel Swaby

Mighty Moe

Rachel Swaby

Book

The untold true story of runner Maureen Wilton, whose world record-breaking marathon time at age thirteen was met first with misogyny and controversy, but ultimately with triumph.

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Black history matters  by Robin Walker

Black history matters

Robin Walker

Book

An important and hard-hitting chronicle of black history, written by a celebrated black historian. Black history is an integral part of world history. From the injustices of the past and present, we can learn and be inspired to make the world we live...

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