Young Adult NonFiction - Social Topics

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(Don't) Call Me Crazy: 33 Voices Start the Conversation about Mental Health Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616207816
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

Who’s Crazy?
 
What does it mean to be crazy? Is using the word crazy offensive? What happens when a label like that gets attached to your everyday experiences?
 
To understand mental health, we need to talk openly about it.


Dear Heartbreak: YA Authors and Teens on the Dark Side of Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250170903
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - December 18th, 2018

In this powerful collection, well-known YA authors answer real letters from teens all over the world about the dark side of love: dating violence, break-ups, cheating, betrayals, and loneliness. This book contains a no-holds-barred, raw outpouring of the wisdom these authors have culled from mining their own hearts for the fiction they write.


We Say #NeverAgain: Reporting by the Parkland Student Journalists Cover Image
By Melissa Falkowski (Editor), Eric Garner (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984849960
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

A journalistic look at the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and the fight for gun control--as told by the student reporters for the school's newspaper and TV station.


Period Power: A Manifesto for the Menstrual Movement Cover Image
By Nadya Okamoto, Rebecca Elfast (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534430204
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2018

PERIOD founder and Harvard College student Nadya Okamoto offers a manifesto on menstruation and why we can no longer silence those who bleed—and how to engage in youth activism.

Throughout history, periods have been hidden from the public. They’re taboo. They’re embarrassing. They’re gross.


We Are Here to Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults Cover Image
By Susan Kuklin, Susan Kuklin (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780763678845
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Published: Candlewick - January 8th, 2019

The Stonewall Honor–winning author of Beyond Magenta shares the intimate, eye-opening stories of nine undocumented young adults living in America.

“Maybe next time they hear someone railing about how terrible immigrants are, they'll think about me. I’m a real person.”


Move past anxiety and discover what really matters to you. Written by three experts in teen mental health, this powerful workbook offers evidence-based activities grounded in acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) to help you cope with anxiety, build resilience, stop avoiding the things you fear, and lead a fuller, happier life.


Gone Too Soon Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781946531100
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Published: Whitefire Publishing - November 15th, 2018

An icy road. A car crash.
A family changed forever.


Parkland Speaks: Survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Share Their Stories Cover Image
By Sarah Lerner (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984849991
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Published: 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.


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Steal This Country: A Handbook for Resistance, Persistence, and Fixing Almost Everything Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780451479372
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2018

A walk-the-walk, talk-the-talk, hands-on, say-it-loud handbook for activist kids who want to change the world!


Obsessed: A Memoir of My Life with OCD Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781481489195
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Published: Simon Pulse - September 25th, 2018

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.

Until sophomore year of high school, fifteen-year-old Allison Britz lived a comfortable life in an idyllic town.


Nevertheless, We Persisted: 48 Voices of Defiance, Strength, and Courage Cover Image
By Amy Klobuchar (Foreword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524771966
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2018

A powerful collection of essays from actors, activists, athletes, politicians, musicians, writers, and teens, including Senator Amy Klobuchar, actress Alia Shawkat, actor Maulik Pancholy, poet Azure Antoinette, teen activist Gavin Grimm, and many, many more, each writing about a time in their youth when they were held back because of their race, gender, or sexual identity--but persisted.


The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781328810151
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018

In the tradition of Don Brown’s critically acclaimed, full-color nonfiction graphic novels The Great American Dust Bowl and Sibert Honor winning Drowned City, The Unwanted is an important, timely, and eye-opening exploration of the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis, exposing the harsh realities of living in, and trying to escape, a war zone.
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