Young Adult NonFiction - History

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Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller!

A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America


This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.


Votes of Confidence, 2nd Edition: A Young Person's Guide to American Elections Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781541578975
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Published: Zest Books (Tm) - March 3rd, 2020

Every two years, media coverage of American elections turns into a horse-race story about who's leading the polls and who said what when. Give young adult readers clear explanations about how our election process actually works, why it matters, and how they can become involved.


Banned Book Club Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781945820427
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - May 19th, 2020

A Junior Library Guild Selection


Rad American History A-Z: Movements and Moments That Demonstrate the Power of the People (Rad Women) Cover Image
By Kate Schatz, Miriam Klein Stahl (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781984856838
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Published: Ten Speed Press - March 3rd, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling team behind Rad American Women A-Z comes an illustrated collection of radical and transformative political, social, and cultural movements in American history.

“An engaging, fascinating, and necessary book that speaks truth to power.”—Congresswoman Barbara Lee


Fly Like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593117767
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Published: Philomel Books - March 3rd, 2020

A Young Readers Edition of a compelling story of courage and triumph, this is the inspiring true story of Major Mary Jennings Hegar--a brave and determined woman who gave her all for her country, her sense of justice, and for women everywhere. Soon to be a major motion picture!


Flowers in the Gutter: The True Story of the Edelweiss Pirates, Teenagers Who Resisted the Nazis Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525555414
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

The true story of the Edelweiss Pirates, working-class teenagers who fought the Nazis by whatever means they could.


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The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525646549
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - February 11th, 2020

SIX STARRED REVIEWS!

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.


Stolen Justice: The Struggle for African American Voting Rights (Scholastic Focus): The Struggle for African American Voting Rights Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338323481
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Published: Scholastic Focus - January 7th, 2020

A thrilling and incisive examination of the post-Reconstruction era struggle for and suppression of African American voting rights in the United States.

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?


Jane Against the World: Roe v. Wade and the Fight for Reproductive Rights Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781626721654
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - February 25th, 2020

From award-winning author Karen Blumenthal, Jane Against the World is deep and passionate look at the riveting history of the fight for reproductive rights in the United States.


Votes for Women!: American Suffragists and the Battle for the Ballot Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781616209889
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

“Lively . . . Defiant . . . Pulling back the curtain on 100 years of struggle . . . The women who shaped the American narrative come to life with refreshing attention to detail.”—The New York Times Book Review

For nearly 150 years, American women did not have the right to vote.


A Thousand Sisters: The Heroic Airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War II Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062453037
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 21st, 2020

Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist!

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


The Story of Seeds: Our food is in crisis. What will you do to protect it? Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780358120179
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - January 14th, 2020

Something as small as a seed can have a world-wide impact. As the world becomes more aware of the threats climate change, genetic modification, and deforestation have on the longevity of our natural resources, young readers must rally to preserve our food and world.


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