But they would be remiss to overlook some of the amazing nonfiction works that are equally captivating, thought-provoking, and even worldview-affecting. Here are 12 extra-compelling nonfiction books for teens that span all kinds of interests and curiosities. Yes She Can gathers the inspiring recollections of ten female staffers who joined the Obama White House in their twenties. They share how they got there most having never considered a life in public service before , their triumphs, and even their rookie mistakes. While the journey itself is harrowing, so too are their lives as undocumented migrants.
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Looking for the Reading Log? People who are much nicer sisters than me. These 17 non-fiction titles cover a whole range of topics from sports to politics to education to food to parenting to pop culture. Also, if your dad is like mine and too busy to actually sit down with a book, audiobooks are a great alternative because is there anything more depressing than picking out the perfect book as a gift and then two years later discovering they never even cracked the cover? And the audiobook is excellent.
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The Young Adult YA fiction genre is a category aimed at teens, but many of the books have an adult following, as well. For authors wishing to publish a book in the YA arena, here are some facts and figures about the marketplace for these books. In most if not all cases , the protagonists of the novels fall within those age ranges, and the story is told through teenage eyes.
Make Your Own List. Whether you want your kids to know more about the Civil Rights movement and the Vietnam War or the life of Vincent van Gogh or Dmitri Shostakovich, we're entering a golden era of nonfiction books for teens also known as 'Young Adult' or YA nonfiction. Marc Favreau , author of the brilliant Spies , recommends some of the best. Interview by Eve Gerber.