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Fierce: How Competing for Myself Changed Everything Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316472708
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 14th, 2017

Discover Aly Raisman's inspiring story of dedication, perseverance, and learning to think positive even in the toughest times on her path to gold medal success in two Olympic Games--and beyond.

A Teen's Guide to Getting Stuff Done: Discover Your Procrastination Type, Stop Putting Things Off, and Reach Your Goals Cover Image
By Jennifer Shannon, Doug Shannon (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781626255876
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Published: Instant Help Publications - November 1st, 2017

Do you procrastinate? And if so, what's your procrastination type?

Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419727610
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - October 17th, 2017

Every Falling Star, the first book to portray contemporary North Korea to a young audience, is the intense memoir of a North Korean boy named Sungju who was forced at age twelve to live on the streets and fend for himself. To survive, Sungju creates a gang and lives by thieving, fighting, begging, and stealing rides on cargo trains.

Total Teen: Tracy Anderson's Guide to Health, Happiness, and Ruling Your World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781623369323
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Published: Rodale Kids - December 26th, 2017

Ignite your muscles. Clear your mind. Fuel your body.

Outsmarting Worry: An Older Kid's Guide to Managing Anxiety Cover Image
By Dawn Huebner, Kara McHale (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781785927829
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - October 19th, 2017

Worry has a way of growing, shifting from not-a-big-deal to a VERY BIG DEAL in the blink of an eye. This big-deal Worry is tricky, luring children into behaviours that keep the anxiety cycle going. Children often find it hard to fight back against Worry, but not anymore.

The Teen's Guide to Social Media... and Mobile Devices: 21 Tips to Wise Posting in an Insecure World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781683223191
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Published: Shiloh Run Press - October 1st, 2017

Ever regret something you've posted?
Honestly? How smart are you being when it comes to streaming, messaging, gaming, commenting. . .?

#Notyourprincess: Voices of Native American Women Cover Image
By Charleyboy (Editor), Leatherdale (Editor)
ISBN: 9781554519576
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Published: Annick Press - September 12th, 2017

Whether looking back to a troubled past or welcoming a hopeful future, the powerful voices of Indigenous women across North America resound in this book. In the same style as the best-selling Dreaming in Indian, #NotYourPrincess presents an eclectic collection of poems, essays, interviews, and art that combine to express the experience of being a Native woman.

The Emotionary: A Dictionary of Words That Don't Exist for Feelings That Do Cover Image
By Eden Sher, Julia Wertz (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780448493848
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Published: Razorbill - October 24th, 2017

A dictionary of words that don't exist for feelings that do written by The Middle actress Eden Sher and illustrated by acclaimed graphic novelist Julia Wertz.

"A must-read for bad, good and just plain complicated days."

Obsessed: A Memoir of My Life with OCD Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481489188
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Published: Simon Pulse - September 19th, 2017

A brave teen recounts her debilitating struggle with obsessive-compulsive disorder--and brings readers through every painful step as she finds her way to the other side--in this powerful and inspiring memoir.

Humility Rules: Saint Benedict's Twelve-Step Guide to Genuine Self-Esteem Cover Image
ISBN: 9781621641490
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Published: Ignatius Press - September 29th, 2017

Saint Benedict's fifth-century guide to humility offers the antidote to the epidemic of stress and depression overwhelming modern young adults. But the language of The Rule by Saint Benedict is medieval, and its most passionate advocates are cloistered monks and nuns. How then does this ancient wisdom translate into advice for ordinary people?

Earth Hates Me: True Confessions from a Teenage Girl Cover Image
ISBN: 9780762462605
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Published: Running Press Book Publishers - October 3rd, 2017

"This book is filled with juicy young person wisdom." --Amy Poehler

The definitive guide to being a teen in the modern age, with sage advice from a modern teenager and appealing to fans of Rookie.

The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374303235
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - October 17th, 2017

One teenager in a skirt.
One teenager with a lighter.
One moment that changes both of their lives forever.

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