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DEAR ALLY, HOW DO YOU WRITE A BOOK?
by Carter, Ally, author.
TEEN 808.02 CAR
"Have you always wanted to write a book, but don't know where to start? Or maybe you're really great at writing the first few chapters . . . but you never quite make it to the end? Or do you finally have a finished manuscript, but you're not sure what to do next? Fear not -- if you have writing-related questions, this book has answers! Whether you're writing for fun or to build a career, bestselling author Ally Carter is ready to help you make your work shine. With honesty, encouragement, and humor, Ally's ready here to answer the questions that writers struggle with the most. Filled with practical tips and helpful advice, Dear Ally is a treasure for aspiring writers at any stage of their careers. It offers a behind-the-scenes look at how books get made, from idea to publication, and gives you insight into the writing processes of some of the biggest and most talented YA authors writing today"-- Dust jacket flap.
GOOD TROUBLE : LESSONS FROM THE CIVIL RIGHTS PLAYBOOK
by Noxon, Christopher, author.
TEEN 323.1196 NOX
An inspirational, illustrated guide to using lessons from the civil rights movement of the past to create positive change for the future.
THE GREATEST TREASURE HUNT IN HISTORY : THE STORY OF THE MONUMENTS MEN
by Edsel, Robert M., author.
TEEN 940.53 EDS
"As the most destructive war in history ravaged Europe, many of the world's most cherished cultural objects were in harm's way. The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History recounts the astonishing true story of eleven men and one woman who risked their lives amidst the bloodshed of World War II to preserve churches, libraries, monuments, and works of art that for centuries defined the heritage of Western civilization. As the war raged, these American and British volunteers--museum curators, art scholars and educators, architects, archivists, and artists, known as the Monuments Men--found themselves in a desperate race against time to locate and save the many priceless treasures and works of art stolen by Adolf Hitler and the Nazis. Robert M. Edsel, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Monuments Men, brings this story to young readers for the first time in a sweeping, dynamic adventure detailing history's greatest treasure hunt"-- Provided by publisher.
LOCKED IN ICE : NANSEN
by Lourie, Peter, author.
TEEN 910.9113 LOU
Recounts the life of polar explorer, Fridtjof Nansen, including his early affinity for skiing, his three year arctic expedition primarily spent stuck in the ice, and his return to Norway.
NO PLACE ON THE CORNER : THE COSTS OF AGGRESSIVE POLICING
by Haldipur, Jan, author.
TEEN 363.2309 HAL
RISING WATER : THE STORY OF THE THAI CAVE RESCUE
by Aronson, Marc, author.
TEEN 796.525 ARO
"The incredible true story of the twelve boys trapped with their coach in a flooded cave in Thailand and their inspiring rescue"-- Provided by publisher.
SHOUT : A POETRY MEMOIR
by Anderson, Laurie Halse, author.
TEEN B ANDERSON
"A memoir in verse shares the author's life, covering her rape at thirteen, her difficult early childhood, and her experiences surrounding her publication of 'Speak.'" -- Provided by publisher.
STRANGER THINGS : WORLDS TURNED UPSIDE DOWN : THE OFFICIAL BEHIND-THE-SCENES COMPANION
The official behind-the-scenes companion guide to the first two seasons of Stranger Things and beyond, featuring exclusive color photos and stunning concept art.;When the first season of Stranger Things debuted on Netflix in the summer of 2016, the show struck a nerve with millions of viewers worldwide and received broad critical acclaim. The series has gone on to win six Emmy Awards, but its success was driven more than anything by word of mouth, resonating across generations. Viewers feel personal connections to the characters. Now fans can immerse themselves in the world--or worlds--of Hawkins, Indiana, like never before.
THE ULTIMATE SURVIVAL GUIDE TO BEING A GIRL : ON LOVE, BODY IMAGE, SCHOOL, AND MAKING IT THROUGH LIFE
Presents a guide to navigating young adulthood for girls, providing advice on such topics as body image, fashion, nutrition, cyberbullying, and self-acceptance.

 


 

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