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  • 360° of reading : a literature guide for the college bound

    360° of reading : a literature guide for the college bound2007

    by W. E Poplaski

    (1)

    BOOK

    Call #: 011.62 POP YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Government.

    Government.2007

    Series: Careers In Focus

    BOOK

    Call #: 351 GOV YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • The family Romanov : murder, rebellion & the fall of Imperial Russia

    The family Romanov : murder, rebellion & the fall of Imperial Russia2014

    by Candace Fleming

    (9,393)

    Summary: From the acclaimed author of Amelia Lost and The Lincolns comes a heartrending narrative nonfiction page-turner--and a perfect resource for meeting Common Core standards. When Russia's last tsar,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 947 FLE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Eyes wide open : going behind the environmental headlines

    Eyes wide open : going behind the environmental headlines2014

    by Paul Fleischman

    (397)

    Summary: "We're living in an aha moment. Take 250 years of human ingenuity. Add abundant fossil fuels. The result: a population and lifestyle never seen before. The downsides weren't visible for centuries,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.7 FLE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Your water footprint : the shocking facts about how much water we use to make everyday products

    Your water footprint : the shocking facts about how much water we use to make everyday products2014

    by Stephen Leahy

    (78)

    Summary: A "water footprint" is the amount of fresh water used to produce the goods and services we consume, including growing, harvesting, packaging, and shipping. For example, one mango uses 82 gallons of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 333.72 LEA YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • The warrior's heart : becoming a man of compassion and courage

    The warrior's heart : becoming a man of compassion and courage2012

    by Eric Greitens

    (1,082)

    Summary: An adaptation of 'The heart and the fist' for teens.

    BOOK

    Call #: 359.984 GRE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Hiroshima

    Hiroshima1989

    by John Hersey

    (63,892)

    Summary: On August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was destroyed by the first atom bomb ever dropped on a city. This book, John Hersey's journalistic masterpiece, tells what happened on that day. Told through the memories...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5425 HER YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Anne Frank : the diary of a young girl

    Anne Frank : the diary of a young girl1993

    by Anne Frank

    (2,906,767)

    Summary: Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank's remarkable diary has since become a world classic -- a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B FRANK YA

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  • Smashed : story of a drunken girlhood

    Smashed : story of a drunken girlhood2006

    by Koren Zailckas

    (23,387)

    Summary: The author describes her abuse of alcohol.

    BOOK

    Call #: B ZAILCKAS YA

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  • A girl called Vincent : the life of poet Edna St. Vincent Millay

    A girl called Vincent : the life of poet Edna St. Vincent Millay2016

    by Krystyna Poray Goddu

    (72)

    Summary: "Tracing Millay's life from her youth in Maine to the bohemian fervor of her early adulthood in Greenwich Village and Paris to the demanding existence of a public personality, this fascinating...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B MILLAY YA

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  • The freedom summer murders

    The freedom summer murders2014

    by Don Mitchell

    (627)

    Summary: Coinciding with the fiftieth anniversary of the Freedom Summer murders, traces the events surrounding the KKK lynching of three young civil rights activists who were trying to register African Americans for the vote.

    BOOK

    Call #: 323.1 MIT YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Enchanted air : two cultures, two wings : a memoir

    Enchanted air : two cultures, two wings : a memoir2015

    by Margarita Engle

    (2,697)

    Summary: In this poetic memoir Engle, the first Latina woman to receive a Newbery Honor, tells of growing up as a child of two cultures during the Cold War. Her heart was in Cuba, her mother's tropical island...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 811.54 ENG YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Beyond magenta : transgender teens speak out

    Beyond magenta : transgender teens speak out2014

    by Susan Kuklin

    (3,874)

    Summary: "Author and photographer Susan Kuklin met and interviewed six transgender or gender-neutral young adults and used her considerable skills to represent them thoughtfully and respectfully before,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 306.768 KUK YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Brown girl dreaming
    Staff Pick

    Brown girl dreaming2014

    by Jacqueline. Woodson

    (72,935)

    Summary: "Jacqueline Woodson, one of today's finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse. Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B WOODSON YA

    Location: YA Biographies

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  • Radioactive! : how Irène Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world

    Radioactive! : how Irène Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world2016

    by Winifred Conkling

    (254)

    Summary: "The ... little-known story of how two brilliant female physicists' groundbreaking discoveries led to the creation of the atomic bomb" -- Amazon.com.

    BOOK

    Call #: 539.7 CON YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Radioactive! [eBook] : how Irène Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world

    Radioactive! : how Irène Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world2016

    by Winifred Conkling

    (254)

    Summary: "The ... little-known story of how two brilliant female physicists' groundbreaking discoveries led to the creation of the atomic bomb" -- Amazon.com.

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  • LeBron's dream team : how five friends made history

    LeBron's dream team : how five friends made history2010

    by LeBron James

    (714)

    Summary: From the Publisher: From the ultimate team basketball superstar LeBron James and Buzz Bissinger, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Friday Night Lights and Three Nights in August a poignant, thrilling...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B JAMES YA

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  • Carry the rock : race, football, and the soul of an American city

    Carry the rock : race, football, and the soul of an American city2010

    by Jay Jennings

    (47)

    Summary: The author, a native son of Little Rock, returned to his hometown to take the pulse of the city and school some fifty years after the desegregation of Central High. In the football team he found that...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.332 JEN YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Vietnam : a history of the war

    Vietnam : a history of the war2016

    by Russell Freedman

    (202)

    BOOK

    Call #: 959.7043 FRE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Samurai rising : the epic life of Minamoto Yoshitsune

    Samurai rising : the epic life of Minamoto Yoshitsune2016

    by Pamela S. Turner

    (1,412)

    Summary: Documents the true story of the legendary samurai who was raised in the household of the enemies who killed his father before being sent to live in a monastery where, against the odds, he learned and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B MINAMOTO YA

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  • Fatal fever : tracking down Typhoid Mary

    Fatal fever : tracking down Typhoid Mary2015

    by Gail Jarrow

    Series: Deadly Disease Trilogy

    (791)

    Summary: Chronicles the story of the early 1900s typhoid fever epidemic in New York, providing details as to how its infamous carrier was ultimately tracked down and stopped.-- (Source of description not identified)

    BOOK

    Call #: 614.5112 JAR YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Leave this song behind : teen poetry at its best

    Leave this song behind : teen poetry at its best2016

    (112)

    Summary: This anthology of poems written by teens was selected and assembled from the 27 years of submissions to Teen Ink magazine.

    BOOK

    Call #: 811 LEA YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Kanji in Mangaland

    Kanji in Mangaland2007

    by Marc Bernabe

    (27)

    BOOK

    Call #: 495.6 BER YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • The Shakespeare book

    The Shakespeare book2015

    (464)

    Summary: "Whether you are new to the poetry and proses of Shakespeare, and in need of a guide through the complex plots and unfamiliar language, or looking for a fresh perspective on his much-loved plays and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 822.33 SHA YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science

    Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science2002

    by John Fleischman

    (3,190)

    Summary: Through the case history of Phineas Gage, a 19th century Vermonter who had an iron bar driven through his brain and lived, the book examines what is known of brain function.

    BOOK

    Call #: 612.82 FLE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Surviving braces : a guide of tips, recipes & more to help you get through orthodontic treatment

    Surviving braces : a guide of tips, recipes & more to help you get through orthodontic treatment2010

    by Jennifer Webb

    BOOK

    Call #: 617.6 WEB YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • The other side of the Wall

    The other side of the Wall2015

    by Simon Schwartz

    (595)

    Summary: "Simon Schwartz was born in 1982 in the GDR (East Germany). One and a half years later, he left the country with his parents, and the family resettled in West Berlin. As political dissidents, his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B SCHWARTZ YA

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  • Common core math workouts. Grade 8

    Common core math workouts. Grade 82014

    by Karise Mace

    (2)

    BOOK

    Call #: 510 MAC YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Symphony for the city of the dead : Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad

    Symphony for the city of the dead : Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad2015

    by M. T. Anderson

    (4,351)

    Summary: In September 1941, Adolf Hitler's Wehrmacht surrounded Leningrad in what was to become one of the longest and most destructive sieges in Western history -- almost three years of bombardment and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B SHOSTAKOVICH YA

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  • Elena vanishing : a memoir

    Elena vanishing : a memoir2015

    by Elena Dunkle

    (3,256)

    Summary: "Seventeen-year-old Elena is vanishing. Every day means renewed determination, so every day means fewer calories. This is the story of a girl whose armor against anxiety becomes artillery against...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B DUNKLE YA

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  • Chinese Cinderella

    Chinese Cinderella1999

    by Adeline Yen Mah

    Series: Chinese Cinderella

    (31,600)

    Summary: The daughter of a wealthy Hong Kong businessman describes her very difficult childhood and the psychological abuse she suffered at the hands of her stepmother.

    BOOK

    Call #: B MAH YA

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  • Angry birds : hatching a universe : behind the scenes of a phenomenon

    Angry birds : hatching a universe : behind the scenes of a phenomenon2013

    by Danny Graydon

    (21)

    Summary: A look inside the creative process at Rovio that has driven the success of multimedia sensation Angry Birds.

    BOOK

    Call #: 794.8 ANG YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Anthony Burns : the defeat and triumph of a fugitive slave

    Anthony Burns : the defeat and triumph of a fugitive slave1997

    by Virginia Hamilton

    (115)

    Summary: A biography of the slave who escaped to Boston in 1854, was arrested at the instigation of his owner, and whose trial caused a furor between abolitionists and those determined to enforce the Fugitive...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B BURNS YA

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  • A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return

    A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return2012

    by Zeina Abirached

    Series: Graphic Universe

    (3,377)

    Summary: When Zeina was born, the civil war in Lebanon had been going on for six years, so it's just a normal part of life for her and her parents and little brother. The city of Beirut is cut in two by...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B ABIRACHED YA

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  • I am a SEAL Team Six warrior : memoirs of an American soldier

    I am a SEAL Team Six warrior : memoirs of an American soldier2012

    by Howard E Wasdin

    (1,500)

    Summary: Discusses an elite group that is trained to do very difficult missions.

    BOOK

    Call #: 359 WAS YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • The Nazi hunters

    The Nazi hunters2013

    by Neal Bascomb

    (4,454)

    Summary: Recounts how, sixteen years after the end of World War II, a team of undercover Israeli agents captured the Nazi war criminal, Adolf Eichmann, in a remote area of Argentina and brought him to trial in Israel for crimes committed during the Holocaust.

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.15 BAS YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Outcasts united : the story of a refugee soccer team that changed a town

    Outcasts united : the story of a refugee soccer team that changed a town2012

    by Warren St. John

    (7,579)

    Summary: American-educated Jordanian Luma Mufleh founds a youth soccer team comprised of children from Liberia, Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Balkan states, and elsewhere in the refugee settlement town of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.334 ST. J YA

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  • March. Book One
    Staff Pick

    March. Book One2013

    by John Lewis

    Series: March

    (47,090)

    Summary: This graphic novel is a first-hand account of Congressman John Lewis' lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 323.1 LEW YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • George S. Patton : World War II general & military innovator

    George S. Patton : World War II general & military innovator2010

    by Marty Gitlin

    Series: Military Heroes

    (5)

    Summary: Examines the life of George S. Patton. Covered in detail is Patton's role as a general during World War II, including his successful campaigns in North Africa and Europe.

    BOOK

    Call #: B PATTON YA

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  • On these courts : a miracle season that changed a city, a once-future star, and a team forever

    On these courts : a miracle season that changed a city, a once-future star, and a team forever2013

    by Wayne B Drash

    (95)

    Summary: Documents the story of "Penny" Hardaway, tracing the injuries that halted his progress as a star athlete and his decision to coach the Lester Middle School basketball team in Memphis, where he helped...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B HARDAWAY YA

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