Young Adult NonFiction - Biography

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Gamer Girls: 25 Women Who Built the Video Game Industry By Mary Kenney, Salini Perera (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mary Kenney, Salini Perera (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780762474561
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Published: Running Press Kids - July 19th, 2022

Discover the women behind the video games we lovethe iconic games they created, the genres they invented, the studios and companies they builtand how they changed the industry forever. 
 
Women have always made video games, from the 1960s and the first-of-its-kind, projector-based Sumerian Game to the blockbuster Uncharted g


Bts: The Ultimate Fan Book (2022 Edition): Experience the K-Pop Phenomenon! By Malcolm Croft Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781838610791
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Published: Mortimer - June 14th, 2022

Experience the K-Pop phenomenon of BTS in this best-selling Ultimate Fan Book


Hello Darkness: My doctor said,
$16.00
ISBN: 9781637582749
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Published: Post Hill Press - June 21st, 2022

Hello Darkness is the true story of a young man who at the peak of his college career loses his eyesight and is plunged into total darkness. Once, Sandy Greenberg had dreamed of being a lawyer, maybe even president. Now, he’s told he must walk cautiously through life. But that’s not how this story unfolds.


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Gay Giant: A Memoir By Gabriel Ebensperger Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781951491161
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Published: Street Noise Books - June 14th, 2022

"Ebensperger debuts with a big pink splash in the forthright but lighthearted memoir . . . This entertaining, funny, and warmhearted chronicle of the rocky road toward self-acceptance is a real charmer." --Publishers Weekly


It's My Whole Life: Charlotte Salomon: An Artist in Hiding During World War II By Susan Wider Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324015451
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Published: Norton Young Readers - August 2nd, 2022

A gripping middle grade biography of Charlotte Salomon, and an ode to how art can capture both life’s everyday beauty and its monumental horrors.


High Flyers: 15 Inspiring Women Aviators and Astronauts (Women of Power #6) By Ann McCallum Staats Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781641605892
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Published: Chicago Review Press - August 2nd, 2022

These 15 women fly outside the lines.

Soar beside Black Hawk helicopter pilot turned politician Tammy Duckworth, hot air balloonist Edgora McEwan, or medevac pilot Dede Murawsky.


Devotion (Adapted for Young Adults): An Epic Story of Heroism and Friendship By Adam Makos Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593481455
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Published: Delacorte Press - May 24th, 2022

A young adult adaptation of the national bestseller that details the true story of two Navy pilots from divergent racial and economic backgrounds who forge a deep friendship during the Korean War as they face extraordinary circumstances. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Jonathan Majors and Glen Powell, with supporting cast including Joe Jonas.


Semi-Famous: A True Story of Near Celebrity By Josh Sundquist Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316629799
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 19th, 2022

Social media star and comedian Josh Sundquist takes readers on his hilarious journey to the fringes of viral stardom to discover if it’s possible to be both very famous and very happy.

As a semi-famous internet creator, Josh Sundquist knows what it's like to chase fame, but he also knows that more fame usually mea


Abuela, Don't Forget Me By Rex Ogle Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781324019954
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Published: Norton Young Readers - September 6th, 2022

Rex Ogle’s companion to Free Lunch and Punching Bag weaves humor, heartbreak, and hope into life-affirming poems that honor his grandmother’s legacy.


Opening My Eyes Underwater: Essays on Hope, Humanity, and Our Hero Michelle Obama By Ashley Woodfolk Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250240378
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 27th, 2022

Inspired by the life and quotations of former first lady Michelle Obama, Opening My Eyes Underwater is a collection of essays penned by bestselling author Ashley Woodfolk.


Funny Gyal: My Fight Against Homophobia in Jamaica By Angeline Jackson, Susan McClelland (With), Diana King (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Angeline Jackson, Susan McClelland (With), Diana King (Foreword by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781459749191
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Published: Dundurn Press - June 21st, 2022

"Instead of remaining silent, she chose to speak out ... That's the power of one person." -- Barack Obama

The inspiring story of Angeline Jackson, who stood up to Jamaica's oppression of queer youth to demand recognition and justice.


Teen Innovators: Nine Young People Engineering a Better World with Creative Inventions By Fred Estes Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781728417219
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Published: Zest Books (Tm) - September 6th, 2022

Teen Innovators tells the stories of discovery and the inventions of nine young students.