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Great Nonfiction for Teens!

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Great Nonfiction for Teens!

This list features highlights from our nonfiction section for young adults, and some adult nonfiction we think young adult readers would enjoy. Not seeing what you're looking for? Come browse our larger instore section or use the search bar above to browse our full site!


 

The Greatest Stories Ever Played: Video Games and the Evolution of Storytelling (Game On #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250183569
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Feiwel & Friends - April 12th, 2022

You Know, Sex: Bodies, Gender, Puberty, and Other Things Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781644210802
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Triangle Square - April 12th, 2022

The Race of the Century: The Battle to Break the Four-Minute Mile (Scholastic Focus) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338628463
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Scholastic Focus - April 5th, 2022

You Are More Than Magic: The Black and Brown Girls' Guide to Finding Your Voice Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593326619
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Books - April 5th, 2022

Girls Who Green the World: Thirty-Four Rebel Women Out to Save Our Planet Cover Image
By Diana Kapp, Ana Jarén (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593428054
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delacorte Press - April 5th, 2022

Murder Among Friends: How Leopold and Loeb Tried to Commit the Perfect Crime Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593177426
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - March 29th, 2022

Sisters of the War: Two Remarkable True Stories of Survival and Hope in Syria (Scholastic Focus) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338551143
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Published: Scholastic Focus - March 1st, 2022

The Complete Cookbook for Teen Chefs: 70+ Teen-Tested and Teen-Approved Recipes to Cook, Eat and Share Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781948703956
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: America's Test Kitchen Kids - March 1st, 2022

Super Simple Math Flash Cards (SuperSimple) Cover Image
By DK
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744044157
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - March 1st, 2022

Super Simple Physics Flash Cards (SuperSimple) Cover Image
By DK, Smithsonian Institution (Contributions by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744044164
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - March 1st, 2022

Super Simple Chemistry Flash Cards (SuperSimple) Cover Image
By DK, Smithsonian Institution (Contributions by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744044140
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - March 1st, 2022

Ms. Gloria Steinem: A Life Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250833044
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Published: Square Fish - March 1st, 2022

Unbeatable: How Crispus Attucks Basketball Broke Racial Barriers and Jolted the World Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250780706
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Published: Square Fish - February 22nd, 2022

Cramm This Book: So You Know WTF Is Going On in the World Today Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593352168
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Philomel Books - February 15th, 2022

And We Rise Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593352526
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - February 1st, 2022

Respect the Mic: Celebrating 20 Years of Poetry from a Chicagoland High School Cover Image
By Peter Kahn (Editor), Hanif Abdurraqib (Editor), Dan "Sully" Sullivan (Editor), Franny Choi (Editor), Tyehimba Jess (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593226810
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 1st, 2022

Augusta Savage: The Shape of a Sculptor's Life Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316298025
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - January 25th, 2022

The Beautiful Struggle (Adapted for Young Adults) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781984894052
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ember - January 11th, 2022

Rosie Loves Jack Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781682633793
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Peachtree - January 4th, 2022

Killers of the Flower Moon: Adapted for Young Readers: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593377345
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - November 16th, 2021

Jane Against the World: Roe v. Wade and the Fight for Reproductive Rights Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781250820600
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Published: Square Fish - February 22nd, 2022

My Body My Choice: The Fight for Abortion Rights Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781459817128
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Orca Book Publishers - May 7th, 2019

Revolution in Our Time: The Black Panther Party’s Promise to the People Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781536214185
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - November 8th, 2021

Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed: 15 Voices from the Latinx Diaspora Cover Image
By Saraciea J. Fennell (Editor)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250763426
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - November 2nd, 2021

From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324002871
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Norton Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

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Disability Visibility (Adapted for Young Adults): 17 First-Person Stories for Today Cover Image
By Alice Wong (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593381670
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Delacorte Press - October 26th, 2021

Rise Up!: How You Can Join the Fight Against White Supremacy Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250226389
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 19th, 2021

A Rebel in Auschwitz: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Fought the Nazis from Inside the Camp (Scholastic Focus) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338686937
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Focus - October 19th, 2021

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Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063056664
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - October 5th, 2021

Call Us What We Carry: Poems Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593465066
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books - December 7th, 2021

Spies: The Secret Showdown Between America and Russia Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780316545907
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

Notes from a Young Black Chef (Adapted for Young Adults) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593176030
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ember - January 25th, 2022

The Story of More (Adapted for Young Adults): How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593381120
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delacorte Press - November 2nd, 2021

This Book Is Gay Cover Image
By Juno Dawson, David Levithan (Introduction by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781728254326
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Fire - September 7th, 2021

Science Superstars: 30 Brilliant Women Who Changed the World Cover Image
By Jennifer Calvert, Octavia Jackson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250275264
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Castle Point Books - September 7th, 2021

Ambushed!: The Assassination Plot Against President Garfield (Medical Fiascoes) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781684378142
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Calkins Creek - October 12th, 2021

The Other Talk: Reckoning with Our White Privilege Cover Image
By Brendan Kiely, Jason Reynolds (Introduction by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534494046
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - September 21st, 2021

A Light in the Darkness: Janusz Korczak, His Orphans, and the Holocaust Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781524701239
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ember - September 21st, 2021

Allies: Real Talk About Showing Up, Screwing Up, And Trying Again Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780744039917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - September 14th, 2021

Last Witnesses (Adapted for Young Adults) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593308530
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Delacorte Press - August 31st, 2021

Run: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, L. Fury (Illustrator), Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419730696
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 3rd, 2021

The Fire Never Goes Out: A Memoir in Pictures Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062278265
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - July 6th, 2021

The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees Cover Image
By Don Brown, Don Brown (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780358452140
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - July 13th, 2021

Marvel Monsters: Creatures Of The Marvel Universe Explored Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780744028621
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - July 13th, 2021

Diary of a Young Naturalist Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781571311801
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Milkweed Editions - June 8th, 2021

A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns: Friends & Family Bundle (Quick & Easy Guides) Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781620109298
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Limerence Press - May 11th, 2021

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Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask: Young Readers Edition Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140459
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Levine Querido - April 6th, 2021

The Disability Experience: Working Toward Belonging Cover Image
By Hannalora Leavitt, Belle Wuthrich (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781459819283
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Orca Book Publishers - April 13th, 2021

Feminist AF: A Guide to Crushing Girlhood Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781324005056
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Norton Young Readers - October 5th, 2021

The Woman All Spies Fear: Code Breaker Elizebeth Smith Friedman and Her Hidden Life Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593127193
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Studio - October 26th, 2021

Living Beyond Borders: Growing up Mexican in America Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593204979
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 7-10 Days
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 17th, 2021

How a King Plays: 64 Chess Tips from a Kid Champion Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593451267
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bright Matter Books - November 9th, 2021

Brave, Kind, and Grateful: A Daily Gratitude Journal Cover Image
By Jessica Hische, Jessica Hische (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593384893
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Workshop - December 7th, 2021

Chasing the Truth: A Young Journalist's Guide to Investigative Reporting: She Said Young Readers Edition Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593326992
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Philomel Books - November 16th, 2021

When I Grow Up: The Lost Autobiographies of Six Yiddish Teenagers Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635573701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - November 16th, 2021

Power to the People!: A Young People's Guide to Fighting for Our Rights as Citizens and Consumers (For Young People Series) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781644210888
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Triangle Square - November 23rd, 2021

We the People and the President: An Infographic Look at the American Presidency Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781626724693
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - December 7th, 2021

She Raised Her Voice!: 50 Black Women Who Sang Their Way Into Music History Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780762475162
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Running Press Kids - December 28th, 2021