Young Adult NonFiction

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They Better Call Me Sugar: My Journey from the Hood to the Hardwood Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781617759291
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Published: Black Sheep - May 4th, 2021

In unflinchingly honest prose, Sugar Rodgers shares her inspiring story of overcoming tremendous odds to become an all-star in the WNBA.

WNBA All-Star Sugar Rodgers doesn't hold back in her memoir.
--New York Amsterdam News


From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324002871
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Published: Norton Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

A compelling account of the killing of Vincent Chin, the verdicts that took the Asian American community to the streets in protest, and the groundbreaking civil rights trial that followed. 


Skate for Your Life Cover Image
By Leo Baker, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593223475
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 1st, 2021

Pocket Change Collective was born out of a need for space. Space to think. Space to connect. Space to be yourself. And this is your invitation to join us.

Wow Leo's vulnerability and authenticity allowed me to experience his pain and triumph. A great testament to the positive power of skateboarding and the dangers of gender. --Elissa Steamer (skateboarding pioneer)


We Hereby Refuse: Japanese American Resistance to Wartime Incarceration Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781634059763
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Published: Chin Music - May 18th, 2021

Deftly upends the compliant narrative with impeccably documented stories of resistance and rebellion ... Made urgent yet again, the trio's courageous refusals to accept the U.S.--their --government's heinous miscarriage of justice should irrefutably embolden new generations ... Their collective history will resonate with older teens. Also highly recommended for high-school and college classrooms.


Everything You Need to Ace Biology in One Big Fat Notebook (Big Fat Notebooks) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781523504367
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 27th, 2021

Biology? No Problem!

This Big Fat Notebook covers everything you need to know during a year of high school BIOLOGY class, breaking down one big bad subject into accessible units.


Worlds of Wonder: A Coloring Book for the Curious Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780143136064
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Published: Penguin Books - March 30th, 2021

From the creator of the worldwide bestsellers World of Flowers and Lost Ocean, a beautiful new coloring book that takes you on a captivating journey through imagined and fantastical realms.


Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask: Young Readers Edition Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140459
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Published: Levine Querido - April 6th, 2021

From the acclaimed Ojibwe author and professor Anton Treuer comes an essential book of questions and answers for Native and non-Native young readers alike.


You Don't Have to Be Everything: Poems for Girls Becoming Themselves Cover Image
By Diana Whitney (Editor)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781523510993
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - March 30th, 2021

Poems to Turn to Again and Again – from Amanda Gorman, Sharon Olds, Kate Baer, and More
 
Created and compiled just for young women, You Don’t Have to Be Everything is filled with works by a wide range of poets who are honest, unafraid, and skilled at addressing the complex feelings of coming-of-age, from loneliness to joy, longing to solac


Big, Bold, and Beautiful: Owning the Woman God Made You to Be Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780310770800
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Published: Zonderkidz - April 13th, 2021

In this immersive and inspirational book, Grammy Award-nominated singer Kierra Sheard shares her hard-won advice on body positivity, spiritual self-care, goal setting, finding your joy, and living boldly in faith, empowering you to grab the life you're meant to lead.


Dear Grad: Words of Wisdom and Encouragement for Your Next Journey Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593240168
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Published: Clarkson Potter - April 27th, 2021

Timely and inspiring advice for graduates entering their next phase of life in today’s uncertain world, featuring remarks from iconic cultural figures and celebrities alongside student voices.


Notes from a Young Black Chef (Adapted for Young Adults) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593176009
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Published: Delacorte Press - April 13th, 2021

This inspiring memoir, now adapted for young adults, chronicles Top Chef star and Forbes and Zagat 30 Under 30 phenom Kwame Onwuachi's incredible and odds-defying fame in the food world after a tough childhood in the Bronx and Nigeria.


Can't Stop Won't Stop (Young Adult Edition): A Hip-Hop History Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250790514
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Published: Wednesday Books - March 16th, 2021

The American Book Award winner, now completely adapted for a young adult audience!

From award-winning author Jeff Chang, Can't Stop Won't Stop is the story of hip-hop, a generation-defining movement and the music that transformed American politics and culture forever.