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Strutting It!
Strutting It!
Written by Jeanne Beker
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ISBN: 9781770492585
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Strutting It!
The Grit Behind the Glamour
Written by Jeanne Beker


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $10.99

Who wouldn’t want to wear gorgeous clothes, travel the world, hang out with stars, have adoring fans – and get paid a fortune for it? But is that what the life of a model is like?

World-famous fashion guru Jeanne Beker offers a unique insider’s look at the reality behind the... Read more >
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A Young People's History of the United States
Columbus to the War on Terror
Written by Howard Zinn
Contribution by Rebecca Stefoff


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people. A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The... Read more >
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The Kidnapped Prince
The Kidnapped Prince
Written by Ann Cameron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307770226
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The Kidnapped Prince
The Life of Olaudah Equiano
Written by Ann Cameron


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2010
Price: $5.99

Kidnapped at the age of 11 from his home in Benin, Africa, Olaudah Equiano spent the next 11 years as a slave in England, the U.S., and the West Indies, until he was able to buy his freedom. His autobiography, published in 1789, was a bestseller in its own time. Cameron... Read more >
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Prayers on My Pillow
Prayers on My Pillow
Written by Celia Straus
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ISBN: 9780307757692
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Prayers on My Pillow
Inspiration for Girls on the Threshold of Change
Written by Celia Straus


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $9.99

Inspiration for Girls on the Threshold of Change

"Before I go to sleep each night
Before I turn off every light
Let me put away my fears
Let me brush away the tears"

The heartfelt prayers in this luminous volume were originally written for the comfort and inspiration of a twelve-year-old girl named Julia. The author... Read more >
This Is Now
This Is Now
Compiled by Patti M. Hummel
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ISBN: 9780307562647
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This Is Now
A Girl-to-Girl Devotional for Teens
Compiled by Patti M. Hummel


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $10.99

Finally: Someone Who Gets It

Adults may mean well, but do they really get everything you’re facing as a teenager? The pressure to drink and party, cheat on that test, or give in to that guy? How about the devastation of losing a friend, parents divorcing, or low self-esteem? Who can... Read more >
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Of Thee I Sing
Of Thee I Sing
Written by Barack Obama, Illustrated by Loren Long
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375835278
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Of Thee I Sing
A Letter to My Daughters
Written by Barack Obama
Illustrated by Loren Long


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $17.99

In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits... Read more >
Of Thee I Sing
Of Thee I Sing
Written by Barack Obama, Illustrated by Loren Long
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ISBN: 9780375983290
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Of Thee I Sing
A Letter to My Daughters
Written by Barack Obama
Illustrated by Loren Long


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $10.99

In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits... Read more >
Of Thee I Sing
Of Thee I Sing
Written by Barack Obama, Illustrated by Loren Long
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375935275
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Of Thee I Sing
A Letter to My Daughters
Written by Barack Obama
Illustrated by Loren Long


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $20.99

In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits... Read more >
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Of Thee I Sing
Of Thee I Sing
Written by Barack Obama, Read by Andre Braugher
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307917201
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Of Thee I Sing
A Letter to My Daughters
Written by Barack Obama
Read by Andre Braugher


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $2.99

In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits... Read more >
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Amazing Peace
Amazing Peace
Written by Maya Angelou, Illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375982750
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Amazing Peace
A Christmas Poem
Written by Maya Angelou
Illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $7.99

In this beautiful, deeply moving poem, Maya Angelou inspires us to embrace the peace and promise of Christmas, so that hope and love can once again light up our holidays and the world. “Angels and Mortals, Believers and Nonbelievers, look heavenward,” she writes, “and speak the word aloud. Peace.”

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Buzz
Buzz
Written by Marcus Brotherton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307562470
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Buzz
A Graphic Reality Check for Teens Dealing With Drugs and Alcohol
Written by Marcus Brotherton


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $6.99

The Real Deal

Life is tough. You’ve got questions. You’ve got choices…and the results are yours to live with. So go ahead—do a little investigating and discover the answers for yourself. The graphically captivating books in the FlipSwitch series are the real deal. They unashamedly tackle pressing issues that you... Read more >
Lost Boy, Lost Girl
Lost Boy, Lost Girl
Written by John Bul Dau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307089
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Lost Boy, Lost Girl
Escaping Civil War in Sudan
Written by John Bul Dau


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $15.95

One of thousands of children who fled strife in southern Sudan, John Bul Dau survived hunger, exhaustion, and violence. His wife, Martha, endured similar hardships. In this memorable book, the two convey the best of African values while relating searing accounts of famine and war. There’s warmth as well, in their... Read more >
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LOST BOY LOST GIRL
LOST BOY LOST GIRL
Written by John Bul Dau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307096
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LOST BOY LOST GIRL
Escaping Civil War in Sudan
Written by John Bul Dau


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $23.90

One of thousands of children who fled strife in southern Sudan, John Bul Dau survived hunger, exhaustion, and violence. His wife, Martha, endured similar hardships. In this memorable book, the two convey the best of African values while relating searing accounts of famine and war. There’s warmth as well, in their... Read more >
Lost Boy, Lost Girl
Escaping Civil War in Sudan
Written by John Bul Dau


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $15.95

One of thousands of children who fled strife in southern Sudan, John Bul Dau survived hunger, exhaustion, and violence. His wife, Martha, endured similar hardships. In this memorable book, the two convey the best of African values while relating searing accounts of famine and war. There’s warmth as well, in their... Read more >
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Yes You Can!
Yes You Can!
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769429
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Yes You Can!
Your Guide to Becoming an Activist
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $12.95

Every time our society takes steps forward, segregation becomes illegal, child labor is exposed, and companies that poison our air are called to account. Behind those steps are people who identified problems, worked together, and created change. Lifelong environmental activists, Jane Drake and Ann Love present the nine steps to social... Read more >
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Yes You Can!
Yes You Can!
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770492356
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Yes You Can!
Your Guide to Becoming an Activist
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $9.99

Every time our society takes steps forward, segregation becomes illegal, child labor is exposed, and companies that poison our air are called to account. Behind those steps are people who identified problems, worked together, and created change. Lifelong environmental activists, Jane Drake and Ann Love present the nine steps to social... Read more >
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Fist Stick Knife Gun
Fist Stick Knife Gun
Written by Geoffrey Canada, Illustrated by Jamar Nicholas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807044490
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Fist Stick Knife Gun
A Personal History of Violence
Written by Geoffrey Canada
Illustrated by Jamar Nicholas


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $14.00

Long before President Barack Obama praised his work as “an all-encompassing, all-hands-on-deck anti-poverty effort that is literally saving a generation of children,” and First Lady Michelle Obama called him “one of my heroes,” Geoffrey Canada was a small and scared boy growing up in the South Bronx. His childhood world was...

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If I Had a Hammer
If I Had a Hammer
Written by David Rubel, Contribution by Jimmy Carter, Photographed by Various
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763647698
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If I Had a Hammer
Stories of Building Homes and Hope with Habitat for Humanity
Written by David Rubel
Contribution by Jimmy Carter
Photographed by Various


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $10.99

President Jimmy Carter’s compelling anecdotes inspire a personal look at Habitat for Humanity that is sure to fire up a younger generation.

For a quarter-century in more than ninety countries, Habitat for Humanity has built homes in partnership with the people who need them, aided by more than a million multigenerational volunteers... Read more >
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Heat
Heat
Written by Marcus Brotherton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307562463
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Heat
A Graphic Reality Check for Teens Dealing With Sexuality
Written by Marcus Brotherton


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2010
Price: $6.99

The Real Deal

Life is tough. You’ve got questions. You’ve got choices…and the results are yours to live with. So go ahead—do a little investigating and discover the answers for yourself. The graphically captivating books in the FlipSwitch series are the real deal. They unashamedly tackle pressing issues that you... Read more >
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The Girls' Guide to Friends
The Girls' Guide to Friends
Written by Julie Taylor
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ISBN: 9780307528216
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The Girls' Guide to Friends
Straight Talk for Teens on Making Close Pals, Creating Lasting Ties, and Being an All-Around Great Friend
Written by Julie Taylor


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2010
Price: $2.99

Hey, girlfriend! Would you just die if your best friend moved away? Or what if that guy chatting you up in science class turns out to have a crush on your pal and not you? Are you fighting with a friend because she is constantly breaking plans with you to hang... Read more >
Veronica: My Father's Betrayal
Veronica: My Father's Betrayal
Illustrated by Rick Burchett
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ISBN: 9781879794542
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Veronica: My Father's Betrayal

Illustrated by Rick Burchett


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2010
Price: $10.95

Perhaps more than any "new look" story so far, "My Father's Betrayal" presents a very poignant situation. When Veronica and her friends vow to save a nature preserve from being turned into an industrial park, they discover the issue isn't as black and white as they think: not only will the... Read more >
GirlWise
GirlWise
Written by Julia DeVillers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307556417
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GirlWise
How to Be Confident, Capable, Cool, and in Control
Written by Julia DeVillers


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2010
Price: $9.99

The Ultimate Teen Girl Bible
What do you do when . . . you're at the lunch table and you knock your soda over into someone's lap? Or, you need a job? You hate your clothes? You're broke? Inside, more than 100 experts tell you how to deal with these problems and... Read more >
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31 Ways to Change the World
31 Ways to Change the World
Written by We Are What We Do
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763645069
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31 Ways to Change the World

Written by We Are What We Do


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $8.99

Children have lots of ideas for changing the world — and here are thirty-one fun and simple ways to get started.

Small actions multiplied by lots of people equals big change! That’s the driving belief behind the social change movement We Are What We Do — and it infuses this lively, motivating... Read more >
Metal Man
Metal Man
Written by Aaron Reynolds, Illustrated by Paul Hoppe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891516
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Metal Man

Written by Aaron Reynolds
Illustrated by Paul Hoppe


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

"There's a fire in me, just like that torch."

Devon visits the Metal Man at his fiery workshop every day, despite the scorching heat of the city where he lives. At the Metal Man's shop, sparks fly from his welding torch as he cuts and melts together old pieces of junk into... Read more >
God's Dream
God's Dream
Written by Douglas Carlton Abrams, Illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780763647421
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God's Dream

Written by Douglas Carlton Abrams
Illustrated by LeUyen Pham


Format: Board, 32 pages
On Sale: January 26, 2010
Price: $7.99

Now in a board book edition! With warmth and humor, Archbishop Tutu distills his philosophy of unity and forgiveness for the very young.

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has a vision of God’s dream. It involves people who hold one another’s hands, but sometimes get angry and hurt one another — then say they’re... Read more >
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