Young Adult NonFiction - Social Topics

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Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution Cover Image
By Kaelyn Rich, Giulia Sagramola (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781683690597
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Published: Quirk Books - August 7th, 2018

An activism handbook for teen girls ready to fight for change, social justice, and equality.

Doing It Cover Image
ISBN: 9781492665038
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Published: Sourcebooks Fire - July 1st, 2018

SEXTING. VIRGINITY. CONSENT. THE BIG O... Sex-positive vlogger Hannah Witton covers it all.

How I Resist: Activism and Hope for a New Generation Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250168368
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Published: Wednesday Books - May 15th, 2018

"The Ultimate Resistance Guidebook." — Bustle

"This book will be a light in the darkness for some, and help guide them from despair."— Booklist

An all-star collection of essays about activism and hope, edited by bestselling YA author Maureen Johnson.

Nevertheless, We Persisted: 48 Voices of Defiance, Strength, and Courage Cover Image
By Amy Klobuchar (Foreword by)
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 Ultimate Survival Guide to Being a Girl: On Love, Body Image, School, and Making It Through Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780762490431
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Published: Running Press Kids - August 7th, 2018

Addressing the struggles of young girls everywhere, this hilariously relatable comic guide to life provides real advice and encourages a new generation of teen girls to find confidence and embrace individuality.

Awkward: The Social Dos and Don'ts of Being a Young Adult Cover Image
ISBN: 9781941765791
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Published: Future Horizons - August 18th, 2018

AWKWARD: The Social Dos and Don'ts of Being a Young Adult breaks down family, friends, work, and community social situations to help provide tips on socially acceptable behavior in everyday situations. Each situation includes examples of dos and don'ts that related to different perspectives and learning styles.

How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062470157
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - May 15th, 2018

Junior Library Guild Selection * New York Public Library's Best Books for Teens * Goodreads Choice Awards Nonfiction Finalist * Chicago Public Library’s Best of the Best Books for Teens: Nonfiction * 2018 Texas Topaz Nonfiction List * YALSA's 2018 Quick Picks List  * Bank Street's 2018 Best Books of the Year

It's Your Universe: You Have the Power to Make It Happen Cover Image
ISBN: 9781368021326
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Published: Disney Editions - May 8th, 2018

Ashley Eckstein grew up inspired by all things Disney. She launched Her Universe, an apparel company catering to fan girls, which has become a preferred partner for Disney and their girl power initiative.

Just as You Are: A Teen's Guide to Self-Acceptance and Lasting Self-Esteem (Instant Help Solutions) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781626255906
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Published: Instant Help Publications - July 1st, 2018

Stop comparing yourself to others--you're special just as you are In this fun, practical guide, you'll learn how to silence your nit-picky inner critic, cultivate self-compassion, and discover what really matters to you.

Embracing the Awkward: A Guide for Teens to Succeed at School, Life and Relationships Cover Image
ISBN: 9781633537361
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Published: Mango - May 15th, 2018

Feeling awkward and alone? -- Learn how to win friends and build confidence and self-esteem

Find your untapped potential: Young adults struggle with lots of issues -- finishing up school, finding a career, finding a partner to be with and most importantly figuring out who they are. But who are you?

Deep Dark Blue: A Memoir of Survival Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250128522
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - May 1st, 2018

A YA memoir of surviving sexual abuse in the Air Force academy.

I want to be in the Air Force someday.

These are the words Polo Tate engraved on her junior dog tags at age eleven. It was an unpopular dream for most young girls, but her hard work paid off and at age eighteen, Polo started basic training at the United States Air Force Academy.

Making Time to Change the World: A Student Handbook for Engaging in Service Cover Image
ISBN: 9781480860896
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Published: Archway Publishing - May 17th, 2018

Two brothers share their inspiring story of how they were called to service in this handbook that encourages everyone to say yes to making a difference.

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