Young Adult NonFiction - History

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The Life of Anne Frank Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780228103011
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Published: Firefly Books - October 10th, 2020

A compelling visual account of how a Jewish family tried to escape Nazism.


The Racers: How an Outcast Driver, an American Heiress, and a Legendary Car Challenged Hitler's Best (Scholastic Focus) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338277418
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Published: Scholastic Focus - October 6th, 2020

The heart-pounding story of an unlikely band of ragtags who took on Hitler's Grand Prix driver.


Global Citizenship: Engage in the Politics of a Changing World (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
By Julie Knutson, Traci Van Wagoner (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619309364
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - September 15th, 2020

Examine what it means to be a global citizen, and learn about the rights and responsibilities that we all have.

The right to grow and thrive in a safe environment. The right to a name and an identity. The right to the free expression of ideas. The right to an education.


Walk Toward the Rising Sun: From Child Soldier to Ambassador of Peace Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524719401
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Published: Make Me a World - September 22nd, 2020

The amazing autobiography of a young Sudanese boy who went from a child soldier to an international peace activist, a struggling refugee to a Hollywood actor.


True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250239495
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - July 28th, 2020

"If I could pick one book to hand to every teen—and adult—on earth, this is the one. True or False is accessible, thorough, and searingly honest, and we desperately needed it." —Becky Albertalli, author of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda


Finding a Way Home: Mildred and Richard Loving and the Fight for Marriage Equality Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781629797519
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Published: Calkins Creek - November 17th, 2020

When Mildred and Richard Loving are arrested, jailed, and exiled from their home simply because of their mixed-race marriage, they must challenge the courts and the country in order to secure their civil rights.


Freedom Summer For Young People: The Violent Season that Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy Cover Image
By Bruce Watson, Rebecca Stefoff (Adapted by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781644210109
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Published: Triangle Square - November 3rd, 2020

This latest edition in Triangle Square's For Young People series is a gripping account of the summer that changed America.


Women Aviators: 26 Stories of Pioneer Flights, Daring Missions, and Record-Setting Journeys (Women of Action) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781641604031
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Published: Chicago Review Press - August 4th, 2020

A Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
 
From the very first days of aviation, women were there.


The Prisoners of Breendonk: Personal Histories from a World War II Concentration Camp Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780358240280
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Published: Mariner Books - August 25th, 2020

Fort Breendonk was built in the early 1900s to protect Antwerp, Belgium, from possible German invasion. Damaged at the start of World War I, it fell into disrepair . . . until the Nazis took it over after their invasion of Belgium in 1940.


Política para mentes inquietas Cover Image
By DK
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744027075
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Published: DK Children - October 13th, 2020

What is populism? Is communism the same in China and Cuba? What makes a democracy? If you're not sure, this is the book for you! Look inside to find out why politics matters, and how its ideas shape our world.


Singing for Equality: Musicians of the Civil Rights Era Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781619309234
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - November 12th, 2020

A collective biography about five musicians and groups at the height of their careers, whose passion and talent influenced the Civil Rights Movement. Part of a new series on the Civil Rights Era for ages 12 to 15 from Nomad Press.


Sitting In, Standing Up: Leaders of the Civil Rights Era Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781619309159
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - November 12th, 2020

A collective biography about five influential leaders of the Civil Rights Era Part of a new series on the Civil Rights Movement for ages 12 to 15 from Nomad Press.


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