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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Growing Up

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (May 03, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Growing Up supports and inspires teenagers as they grow up as they read stories written by other teens about the problems and issues they face every day. 

Being a teenager...

Hello from 2030

by Jan Paul Schutten Aladdin/Beyond Words (October 07, 2014)

Will the future be what we think, or will our predictions be laughably wrong? Get a glimpse of what's coming--and how we know--in this firsthand look at futurology, the science of predicting the future.


Be a Changemaker

by Laurie Ann Thompson & Bill Drayton Simon Pulse/Beyond Words (September 16, 2014)

Empower yourself in today's highly connected, socially conscious world as you learn how to wield your passions, digital tools, and the principles of social entrepreneurship to affect real change in your schools,...

Can I tell you about Autism?: A guide for friends, family and professionals

by Jude Welton, Jane Telford & Glenys Jones Jessica Kingsley Publishers (March 21, 2014)

Tom invites readers to learn about autism from his perspective in this beautifully-illustrated book, suitable for readers aged 7 and upwards. He explains the challenges he faces with issues such as social communication,...

Asperger Syndrome and Anxiety: A Guide to Successful Stress Management

by Nick Dubin & Dr Valerie Gaus Jessica Kingsley Publishers (March 12, 2009)

This book offers practical advice on how individuals with AS can manage their anxiety more effectively. Dubin shares his own tried and tested solutions along with up-to-date research on stress management for...

I Can't Keep My Own Secrets

by Larry Smith & Rachel Fershleiser HarperCollins (September 01, 2009)

From the editors of the international phenomenon and New York Times bestseller Not Quite What I Was Planning comes a collection of six-word memoirs created by and for teens.

From cancer to creativity, prom dates...

Six Days in October: The Stock Market Crash of 1929; A Wall Street Jour

by Karen Blumenthal Atheneum Books for Young Readers (February 12, 2013)

Over six terrifying, desperate days in October 1929, the fabulous fortune that Americans had built in stocks plunged with a fervor never seen before. At first, the drop seemed like a mistake, a mere glitch in...

Temple Grandin

by Sy Montgomery & Meredith Mitchell Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 2012)

When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. It wasn't until years later that she was diagnosed with autism, a brain disorder that makes communication difficult. Today, Dr. Temple Grandin...

Better Together

by Nikki Tate Orca Book Publishers (April 03, 2018)

Better Together explores how people gather in groups of all kinds to fulfill the basic human need for companionship. From the smallest units of parents, siblings and friends to global organizations that try...


by Katherine Halligan & Sarah Walsh Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (September 11, 2018)

Move aside history--it’s time for herstory.

Celebrate fifty inspiring and powerful women who changed the world and left their mark in this lavishly illustrated biography compilation that’s perfect for fans...

Mind Your Head

by Juno Dawson Zaffre (May 15, 2018)

From the critically acclaimed author of THIS BOOK IS GAY, James Dawson, now writing as Juno Dawson

From the critically acclaimed author of THIS BOOK IS GAY, James Dawson, now writing as Juno Dawson. We all have...

Bad at Adulting, Good at Feminism

by Prudence Geerts Mango (May 31, 2018)

#1 Amazon New Release ? Relationships ? expectations vs. reality

Planet Prudence comics: A top online illustrator, Prudence ""Planet Prudence"" Geerts, presents her take on the struggles of adulting and finding...

My Anxiety Handbook

by Sue Knowles, Bridie Gallagher, Phoebe McEwen & Emmeline Pidgen Jessica Kingsley Publishers (January 18, 2018)

Helping young people with anxiety learn to recognise and manage their symptoms, this anxiety survival guide teaches 12 to 18 year olds how they can overcome their biggest worries. Showing that anxiety is a normal...

Is Your School Lying To You?  Get The Career You Want.  Get The Life You Deserve.

by Edd Williams Free Association Books (January 31, 2018)

The world is changing. Education is changing, but careers and university advice isn't, and more than that it hasn't for the last 30 years. The teachers we are entrusting with our children's futures lack the...

Our Stories, Our Voices

by Amy Reed, Julie Murphy, Sandhya Menon & Ellen Hopkins et al. Simon Pulse (August 14, 2018)

“Truthful and empowering.” --Booklist

From Amy Reed, Ellen Hopkins, Amber Smith, Nina LaCour, Sandhya Menon, and more of your favorite YA authors comes an “outstanding anthology” (School Library Connection...

Wherever it is summer

by Tamara Bach Little Island Books (June 01, 2016)

The last thing either Jana (13) or Louise (17) is looking for on this hot and boring summer is a friend of totally the wrong age. But then one day, they abandon their petty responsibilities and irritating families,...

The Asperger Teen's Toolkit

by Francis Musgrave & Dr Christopher Morrell Jessica Kingsley Publishers (July 21, 2017)

Dealing with the everyday realities facing teens with Asperger Syndrome, this book presents a toolkit of tried-and-trusted ideas to help them work through difficulties and find the solutions that work best for...

Street Song

by Sheena Wilkinson Ink Road (April 20, 2017)

Ryan's career is over. After winning a TV talent show and becoming a teen sensation, his fame has spiralled into addiction, embarrassing headlines and career suicide. Now his image-obsessed stepdad wants him...

Becoming a Physiotherapist

by Chris & Cath BPP Learning Media (March 05, 2017)

According to the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, "Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability". This book provides a practical approach...

Stay Solid!

by Matt Hern, Grace Llewellyn, Dan Savage & Astra Taylor et al. AK Press (July 15, 2013)

It ain't easy being a kid these days. For the first time in generations, today's teens have worse prospects ahead of them than their parents did, and the pressure to toe the line and be a success is heavier...

The Trouble with Illness

by Julia Segal Jessica Kingsley Publishers (June 21, 2017)

This impressively honest book explores the effects a challenging disability or illness can have on the mind and personal relationships, and how others can help. Illness or disability can isolate people by creating...

Bullied Kids Speak Out

by Jodee Blanco Adams Media (July 04, 2014)

True stories from New York Times bestselling author Jodee Blanco's tours

Have you ever felt alone, as if no one understands what you're going through, and that no matter how hard you try, you're scared things...

Digital Kids: How to Balance Screen Time, and Why it Matters

by Martin L. Kutscher & Natalie Rosin Jessica Kingsley Publishers (October 21, 2016)

Help children and young people to have healthy relationships with the internet with this handy book. Showing you when and why exposure to digital media becomes excessive and problematic, this book also provides...

Teens Ask Deepak

by Deepak Chopra & Damien Barchowsky Simon Pulse (February 17, 2006)

"Adults squirm when the big questions come up, especially the big spiritual ones. They don't want their kids to worry, so they give answers that all say one thing: 'Don't worry. It's all okay.'

"And yet the...

Teen Manners

by Cindy P. Senning, Peggy Post & Sharon Watts HarperCollins (October 06, 2009)

Let’s face it, how we behave is a choice, and as you move into adult life, the choices get more complicated. You are out in the world, meeting all kinds of people and going different places on your own. Questions...

Girltalk Fourth Edition

by Carol Weston HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

From bra shopping to babysitting, from making close friends to making great grades, Girltalk has all the answers

Upbeat and up-to-date, honest and hip, Girltalk is an "indispensable guide" (Working Mother) for...

Emily Post's Table Manners for Kids

by Cindy P. Senning, Peggy Post & Steve Bjorkman HarperCollins (May 12, 2009)

  • Which fork do I use?
  • How do you use chopsticks?
  • Is it okay to answer my cell phone during dinner?
  • What is the polite way to eat spaghetti?

These and other important questions are answered in this handy guide...

Emily Post's The Guide to Good Manners for Kids

by Cindy P. Senning, Peggy Post & Steve Bjorkman HarperCollins (April 07, 2009)

Since 1922, the name Emily Post has represented good manners based on kindness, courtesy, and unselfishness. Today, the third generation of Post authors, Peggy Post and Cindy Post Senning, offers the children...

Ghosts of War: The True Story of a 19-Year-Old GI

by Ryan Smithson HarperCollins (April 21, 2009)

In this extraordinary and harrowing memoir, follow one GI’s tour of duty as Ryan Smithson brings readers inside a world that few understand.

This is no ordinary teenager’s story. Instead of opting for college...

Three More Words

by Ashley Rhodes-Courter Atheneum Books for Young Readers (June 30, 2015)

In the sequel to the New York Times bestselling memoir Three Little Words, Ashley Rhodes-Courter expands on life beyond the foster care system, the joys and heartbreak with a family she's created, and her efforts...

Dear Bully: Seventy Authors Tell Their Stories

by Megan Kelley Hall & Carrie Jones HarperTeen (September 06, 2011)

Don't miss this excellent catalyst for one-on-one and classroom discussion

Today's top authors for teens and young people come together to share their stories about bullying—as bystanders, as victims, and as...

It’s A Girl Thing (Lola Love)

by Lisa Clark HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks (August 06, 2009)

Everything you ever needed to know about being a girl!

Got some questions about ladybumps?

Are you pondering pimples?

Perplexed by periods?

And just what are the boy types going through right now?

Lola Love and...

Crash into You (A Pushing the Limits Novel)

by Katie McGarry MIRA Ink (November 26, 2013)

‘KISS ME,’ Isaiah whispers.

My heart beats frantically

Isaiah is hot and scary and hot.

Why would a guy like him want to be anywhere near A GIRL LIKE ME?

People expect Rachel Young to be the good girl...

Dare You To (A Pushing the Limits Novel)

by Katie McGarry MIRA Ink (May 22, 2013)

Ryan lowers his lips to my ear.

‘Dance with me, Beth.’ ‘No,’ I whisper the reply. I hate him and I hate myself for wanting him to touch me again… Beth Risk has spent her whole life hiding the truth...

What If I'm an Atheist?

by David Seidman Simon Pulse (March 10, 2015)

Can you have guidance without God? This thoughtful, one-of-a-kind guide offers answers to all of your questions about atheism and nonbelief.

Have you ever wondered what religion and belief means for your life?...