Instant New York Times bestseller! From award-winning author Ibi Zoboi and prison reform activist Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five comes a powerful YA novel in verse about a boy who is wrongfully incarcerated. Perfect for fans of Jason Reynolds, Walter Dean Myers, and Elizabeth Acevedo.
The story that I thought
was my life
Inspired by the #SayHerName campaign launched by the African American Policy Forum, these poems pay tribute to victims of police brutality as well as the activists insisting that Black Lives Matter. Elliott engages poets from the past two centuries to create a chorus of voices celebrating the creativity, resilience, and courage of Black women and girls.$16.99ISBN: 9781984851598Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Random House Graphic - October 13th, 2020
Tiến loves his family and his friends…but Tiến has a secret he's been keeping from them, and it might change everything. An amazing YA graphic novel that deals with the complexity of family and how stories can bring us together.
Real life isn't a fairytale.$19.99ISBN: 9781603094504Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Top Shelf Productions - July 16th, 2019
New York Times Bestseller!
A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.$24.99ISBN: 9781250765208Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Imprint - October 6th, 2020
Enter the world of the Grishaverse and Shadow and Bone, soon to be a Netflix original series!$18.99ISBN: 9781984829665Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020
The stunning sequel to the #1 New York Times bestseller Dear Martin. Incarcerated teen Quan writes letters to Justyce about his experiences in the American juvenile justice system. Perfect for fans of Jason Reynolds and Angie Thomas.$19.99ISBN: 9780062683250Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 22nd, 2020
A girl’s quest to find her father leads her to an extended family of magical fighting booksellers who police the mythical Old World of England when it intrudes on the modern world. From the bestselling master of teen fantasy, Garth Nix.$17.99ISBN: 9780062840356Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 15th, 2020
An instant New York Times bestseller! “Grown exposes the underbelly of a tough conversation, providing a searing examination of misogynoir, rape culture, and the vulnerability of young black girls.Not available to orderISBN: 9781368052405Availability: Backordered--delivery time uncertainPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020Don't miss this New York Times bestselling "impossible to put down" (Buzzfeed) novel with deadly stakes, thrilling twists, and juicy secrets--perfect for fans of One of Us is Lying and Knives Out.
$17.99ISBN: 9781984815712Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020
Co-founder of the Women's March makes her YA debut in a near future dystopian where a young girl and her brother must escape a xenophobic government to find sanctuary.$18.99ISBN: 9781419736896Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - August 18th, 2020
A riveting introduction to the crucial role of First Amendment rights and the media
Guardians of Liberty explores the essential and basic American ideal of freedom of the press.$17.99ISBN: 9780062936929Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 16th, 2020
Diverse book recommended by The Today Show * An Amazon Best Book of 2020 * One of B&N's 100 Books of Summer for Teens & YA$27.99ISBN: 9781338635171Published: Scholastic Press - May 19th, 2020Ambition will fuel him.
Competition will drive him.
But power has its price.$17.99ISBN: 9781624149689Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Page Street Kids - May 12th, 2020
"Impossible to put down." - Kirkus, starred review$18.99ISBN: 9781536204315Published: Candlewick - May 5th, 2020
In a world divided by colonialism and threaded with magic, a desperate orphan turned pirate and a rebellious imperial lady find a connection on the high seas.