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Things That Make White People Uncomfortable (Adapted for Young Adults) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781642590227
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 3rd, 2019

Michael Bennett is a Super Bowl Champion, a three-time Pro Bowl defensive end, a fearless activist, a feminist, an organizer, and a change maker. He's also one of the most humorous athletes on the planet, and he wants to make you uncomfortable.

FAR/AIM 2020: Up-to-Date FAA Regulations / Aeronautical Information Manual (FAR/AIM Federal Aviation Regulations) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781510750784
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Published: Skyhorse - November 19th, 2019

All the Information you Need to Operate Safely in US Airspace, Fully Updated

If you’re an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today’s environment, there is no excuse for ignorance of the rules of the US airspace system.

Unconscious Basketball: Playing the Game for Keeps, Skills that Endure Cover Image
ISBN: 9781733751674
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Published: Geoffrey Publishing - November 5th, 2019

No Barriers (The Young Adult Adaptation): A Blind Man's Journey to Kayak the Grand Canyon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250206770
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - August 27th, 2019

2018 Colorado Book Awards finalist in the Creative Nonfiction and National Bestseller and Honorable Mention Award Winner in the Outdoor Literature category of the 2017 National Outdoor Book Awards (NOBA) — “A beautiful book about family and finding a way to achieve more than you ever thought possible.” —Brad Meltzer, New York Times bestselling author

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Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385742528
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Published: Ember - April 25th, 2017

In this captivating and lavishly illustrated young adult edition of her award-winning #1 New York Times bestseller, Laura Hillenbrand tells the story of a former Olympian's courage, cunning, and fortitude following his plane crash in enemy territory. This adaptation of Unbroken introduces a new generation to one of history's most thrilling survival epics. 

Outcasts United: The Story of a Refugee Soccer Team That Changed a Town Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385741958
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Published: Ember - September 10th, 2013

A moving account of how a soccer team made up of diverse refugees inspired an entire community here in the United States.

Attucks!: Oscar Robertson and the Basketball Team That Awakened a City Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374306120
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - October 23rd, 2018

An ALA Notable Book of 2019
NYPL Best Book for Teens of 2018
A 2018 Booklist Youth Editors' Choice
A Center for the Study of Multicultural Children's Literature Best Book of 2018
A Kirkus Reviews Best YA Nonfiction Book of 2018
An ALSC Notable Children's Book of 2019
A YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award Nominee

Breakaway: Beyond the Goal Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481451086
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 6th, 2017

Get inspired to be your best—in sports and in life—with this uplifting memoir from star soccer player, Olympic gold medalist, and FIFA World Cup champion Alex Morgan that includes eight pages of full-color photos!

As a talented and successful female athlete, Alex Morgan is a role model to thousands of girls who want to be their best, not just in soccer, but in life.

The Young Champion's Mind: How to Think, Train, and Thrive Like an Elite Athlete Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635650563
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Published: Rodale Kids - March 13th, 2018

The ultimate guide for student athletes to train, play, and feel their best, from an expert in sports psychology.

Grace, Gold, and Glory: My Leap of Faith Cover Image
ISBN: 9780310740674
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Published: Zondervan - November 26th, 2013

The inspiring autobiography from Gabrielle Douglas--the first African-American gymnast in Olympic history to become the individual All-Around champion--revealing her journey from the time she first entered a gym to her gold-medal-winning performances.

Jim Thorpe, Original All-American Cover Image
ISBN: 9780142412336
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Published: Speak - October 2nd, 2008

Jim Thorpe was one of the greatest athletes who ever lived.

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Honor Girl: A Graphic Memoir Cover Image
By Maggie Thrash, Maggie Thrash (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763673826
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Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2015

All-girl camp. First love. First heartbreak. At once romantic and devastating, brutally honest and full of humor, this graphic-novel memoir is a debut of the rarest sort.

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