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Tomorrowland : 10 stories about the future

A collection of ten stories about the future, by such authors as Lois Lowry, Katherine Paterson, and Jon Scieszka.

Man push cart

The experiences of those living on the margins of the American dream. Back in his home country of Pakistan, Ahmad was a famous rock star. Now a widower separated from his son and adrift in New York, he works long hours s...

How beautiful the ordinary : twelve stories of identity

Presents twelve stories by contemporary, award-winning young adult authors, some presented in graphic or letter format, which explore themes of gender identity, love, and sexuality.

Top 250 LGBTQ books for teens : coming out, being out, and the search for community —Cart, Michael, author.

A summary of the 250 best books for LGBTQ teens, written by experts on the subject and addressed to teen book buyers. Identifying titles that address the sensitive and important topics of coming out, being out, and the s...

Rush hour. Volume 3, Face : a journal of contemporary voices

Presents a collection of short stories, essays, cartoons, and poems for about the masks worn by people in their public and private lives.

Man push cart

Every night while the city sleeps, Ahmad, a former rock star in his native Pakistan, drags his heavy cart along the streets of New York. Every morning, he sells coffee and donuts to a city he cannot call his own. One day...

Paddington here and now —Bond, Michael.

Paddington the bear loses his shopping cart and has his immigration status questioned before receiving a surprise visit from his Uncle Pastuzu.

Taking aim : power and pain, teens and guns

"This anthology of stories from acclaimed young adult authors examines the thought-provoking issues of gun violence, gun control, and gun ownership"-- Provided by publisher.

Darwin on trial —Johnson, Phillip E., 1940-

Is evolution fact or fancy? Is natural selection an unsupported hypothesis or a confirmed mechanism of evolutionary change? These were the courageous questions that professor of law Phillip Johnson originally took up in ...

Rush hour. Volume 4, Reckless : a journal of contemporary voices

A collection of seventeen short stories, essays, cartoons, and poems about the different kinds of reckless behavior people exhibit, usually without regard for the consequences of their actions

Necessary noise : stories about our families as they really are

Contains ten short fiction stories for young adults that look at different types of families, both traditional and non-traditional, including selections by Nikki Grimes, Lois Lowry, Walter Dean Myers, and others.

How Beautiful The Ordinary Twelve Stories Of Identity. —Cart, Michael.

A girl thought to be a boy steals her sister's skirt, while a boy thought to be a girl refuses to wear a cornflower blue dress. One boy's love of a soldier leads to the death of a stranger. The present takes a bitterswee...

Transforming Young Adult Services

"This revised and expanded second edition updates a provocative collection of 14 expert contributions to the debate inaugurated in 2013 addressing LIS's historic avoidance in defining and envisioning its young adult user...

American experience. The bombing of Wall Street

On Sept. 16, 1920, a cart packed with dynamite exploded in front of Morgan Bank, leaving 38 dead and hundreds more seriously injured in the nation's financial center. The Bombing of Wall Street tells the story of an earl...

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