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    THE UNTOLD HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, VOLUME 1

    DEC. 9, 2014

CHILDREN'S

THE UNTOLD HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, VOLUME 1

by Oliver Stone ; Peter Kuznick ; adapted by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

A natural and notable companion for Joy Hakim’s magisterial but sunnier History of US (2006). Full review >

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    TURNING 15 ON THE ROAD TO FREEDOM

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TURNING 15 ON THE ROAD TO FREEDOM

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Vivid details and the immediacy of Lowery’s voice make this a valuable primary document as well as a pleasure to read. Full review >

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    ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES

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TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES

by Jennifer Niven

Many teen novels touch on similar themes, but few do it so memorably. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    X

    JAN. 6, 2015

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

X

by Ilyasah Shabazz with Kekla Magoon

Readers for whom pre–civil rights America is ancient history will find this poetic interpretation eye-opening and riveting. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    HOLD TIGHT, DON'T LET GO

    JAN. 6, 2015

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

HOLD TIGHT, DON'T LET GO

by Laura Rose Wagner

An insightful disaster-survival story with far-reaching emotional resonance. (brief history notes, glossary) (Fiction. 14... Full review >

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