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Grown

Tiffany D Jackson · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

"Grown exposes the underbelly of a tough conversation, providing a searing examination of misogynoir, rape culture, and the vulnerability of young black girls. Groundbreaking, heart-wrenching, and essential reading for all in the #MeToo era." - Dhonielle Clayton, New York Times...
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Legendborn

Tracy Deonn · Simon Pulse
Pages: 512
Format: Hardcover

Filled with mystery and an intriguingly rich magic system, Tracy Deonn's YA contemporary fantasy Legendborn offers the dark allure of City of Bones with a modern-day twist on a classic legend and a lot of Southern Black Girl Magic.After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old...
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Somebody Give This Heart a Pen

Sophia Thakur · Candlewick
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

Be with yourself for a moment.Be yourself for a moment.Airplane mode everything but yourself for a moment.From acclaimed performance poet Sophia Thakur comes a stirring collection of coming-of-age poems exploring issues of identity, difference, perseverance, relationships, fear, loss, and joy....
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Concrete Kids

Amyra Leon · Penguin Workshop
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Pocket Change Collective was born out of a need for space. Space to think. Space to connect. Space to be yourself. And this is your invitation to join us. "I will close my eyes and disappear into the pages of this book for many years to come."--Hanif Abdurraqib (New York Times...
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Taking on the Plastics Crisis

Hannah Testa · Penguin Workshop
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

Pocket Change Collective was born out of a need for space. Space to think. Space to connect. Space to be yourself. And this is your invitation to join us.In this personal, moving essay, youth activist Hannah Testa shares with readers how she led a grassroots political campaign to successfully...
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The Left-Handed Booksellers of London

Garth Nix · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

In a slightly alternate London in 1983, Susan Arkshaw is looking for her father, a man she has never met. Crime boss Frank Thringley might be able to help her, but Susan doesn’t get time to ask Frank any questions before he is turned to dust by the prick of a silver hatpin in the hands...
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Channel Kindness: Stories of Kindness and Community

Born This Way Foundation Reporters · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The quiet power of kindness can change the way we view one another, our communities, and even ourselves. She embodies this mission, and through her work, brings more kindness into our world every single day.Lady Gaga has always believed in the importance of being yourself, being kind to yourself,...
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Skyhunter

Marie Lu · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In Skyhunter, a novel laced with adrenaline and filled with nonstop action, #1 New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu creates an immersive world broken by war where the only hope against overwhelming evil lies with a team of young warriors willing to sacrifice everything to save what...
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Dear Justyce

Nic Stone · Crown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

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.In the highly anticipated sequel to her New York Times...
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Come On In: 15 Stories about Immigration and Finding Home

Adi Alsaid · Inkyard Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

This exceptional and powerful anthology explores the joys, heartbreaks and triumphs of immigration, with stories by critically acclaimed and bestselling YA authors who are shaped by the journeys they and their families have taken from home - and to find home.WELCOMEFrom some of the most...
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