"A stirring and timely book." --New York Times Book ReviewAfter her father was murdered, María escaped in the middle of the night with her mother.
Zaynab was out of school for two years as she fled war before landing in America. Her sister, Sabreen, survived a harrowing journey to Italy.
The gripping true story of the only women to fly in combat in World War II—from Elizabeth Wein, award-winning author of Code Name Verity
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 next? Fear not -- if you have writing-related questions, this book has answers!
$17.99ISBN: 9781984849991Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 22nd, 2019
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.$19.99ISBN: 9781250120168Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 22nd, 2019
The spellbinding true account of the scientific competition to light the world with electricity.$18.99ISBN: 9781534429536Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - February 26th, 2019
In this powerful companion to her award-winning memoir Enchanted Air, Young People’s Poet Laureate Margarita Engle recounts her teenage years during the turbulent 1960s.
Margarita Engle’s childhood straddled two worlds: the lush, welcoming island of Cuba and the lonely, dream-soaked reality of Los Angeles.$18.99ISBN: 9780545936125Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Scholastic Nonfiction - March 26th, 2019The Lady Is a Spy is the audacious and riveting true story of Virginia Hall, America's greatest spy and unsung hero, brought to vivid life by acclaimed author Don Mitchell.
When Hitler invaded Poland, Virginia Hall was traveling in Europe. Which was dangerous enough, but as fighting erupted, instead of returning home, she headed to France.
$16.99ISBN: 9780525574545Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Clarkson Potter - February 5th, 2019
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.
$18.99ISBN: 9781984848451Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Schwartz & Wade - March 5th, 2019
"Young women can run the world. These are the stories of those who did..." @hillaryclinton
"An excellent guide to the how and why of a life of public service." --Amy Poehler$17.99ISBN: 9780316529037Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019
A brave first-hand account of online personality Alex Bertie's life, struggles, and victories as a transgender teen, as well as a groundbreaking guide for transitioning teen.$19.99ISBN: 9781580898003Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Charlesbridge Teen - April 9th, 2019
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 work of narrative nonfiction chronicles a life of obsessive artistry, celebrity, and notoriety.$9.99ISBN: 9781524717827Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Ember - March 26th, 2019
In development as a television series from Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine production company and ABC Studios!
The hilarious, poignant, and true story of one teen's experience growing up in America as an undocumented immigrant from the Middle East, perfect for fans of Mindy Kaling and Trevor Noah's books.