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UnSlut

UnSlut

A Diary and a Memoir
by Emily Lindin

The UnSlut Project founder Emily Lindin uses her actual sixth grade diary to examine the costs of real-world bullying.Read More

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Plotted

A Literary Atlas
by Andrew DeGraff

Plotted showcases beautifully drawn maps of the journeys and geographies from great literary works.Read More

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Whoppers

History’s Most Outrageous Lies and Liars
by Christine Seifert

Whoppers presents the fascinating stories of over fifty people who lied for money, fame, honor, and, sometimes, just for the heck of it.Read More

Martyrdom

Martyrdom

The Coloring Book
by Hallie Fryd, illustrated by Julia Gfrörer

This adult coloring book offers a lurid window into some of the most fascinating and shockingly violent stories in history—the lives of the saints.Read More

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Prison Island

A Graphic Memoir
by Colleen Frakes

This poignant graphic memoir tells the story of a typical teenager coming-of-age story in a profoundly unusual place—a prison island.Read More

Mug It

Mug It!

Easy & Delicious Meals for One
by Pam McElroy

This clever cookbook takes a clever new spin on the “one-pot meal” using “one mug” instead.Read More

SpeakUp

Speak Up!

A Guide to Having Your Say and Speaking Your Mind
by Halley Bondy

This a comprehensive guide will empower tween girls to challenge stereotypes, examine their own feelings, and speak their minds confidently.Read More

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Friends and Frenemies

The Good, the Bad, and the Awkward
by Jennifer Castle and Deborah Reber

With quizzes, polls, activities, and advice from real kids, this book is the ultimate guide to middle school friendships.Read More

Words

The Weird World of Words

A Guided Tour
by Mitchell Symons

This celebration of language is packed with truly oddball facts about words that will have you hooked from the very first page.Read More

Go to Hells

Go to Hells

An Updated Guide to Dante’s Underworld
by Kali V. Roy, illustrated by Jesse Riggle

Go to Hells is a witty and illustrated twist on Dante’s Inferno, with 71 new hells for modern sins—such as talking during movies, PDA, and more! Read More

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Sex

An Uncensored Introduction
by Nikol Hasler

This new, updated, and expanded edition of Sex: A Book for Teens, is a hilarious, honest, and in-depth look at every teen’s favorite subject—sex.Read More

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Rockin’ the Boat

50 Iconic Revolutionaries – from Joan of Arc to Malcolm X
by Jeff Fleischer

Rockin’ the Boat tells the stories of fifty revolutionaries from an incredibly diverse set of places and times. Read More

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Congratulations to Our Award-Winning Books and Authors!

We’re proud to announce that How to Lose Everything: A Mostly True Story, by Philipp Mattheis, won an IndieFab Gold Award for Young Adult Nonfiction in Foreword Review‘s IndieFab “The Best of the Indie” award
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Count Down to Valentine’s Day with Historical Heartthrobs

Picture this: It’s high noon in the old west. The hot sun beats down on your shoulders as you walk down a dusty, saloon-lined street. A tumbleweed rolls past, calling your attention to the fact
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Alice + Freda Forever

A Murder in Memphis
by Alexis Coe

On a cold winter’s day in 1892, nineteen-year-old Alice Mitchell slashed the throat of her seventeen-year-old ex-fiancée, Freda Ward.Read More

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How Not to Be a Dick

An Everyday Etiquette Guide
by Meghan Doherty

You’ll find essential (and emotionally intelligent) etiquette tips and hilarious vintage-style illustrations in How Not to be a Dick. Read More

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Tomboy

A Graphic Memoir
by Liz Prince

Tomboy is a book about refusing gender boundaries, yet unwittingly embracing gender stereotypes at the same time, and realizing later in life that you can be just as much of a girl in jeans and a T-shirt as you can in a pink tutu. Read More

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Undecided

Navigating Life and Learning After High School
by Genevieve Morgan

Undecided outlines the different options available to teens after high school and provides advice on how to follow each path.Read More

Historical Heartthrobs

Historical Heartthrobs

50 Timeless Crushes—from Cleopatra to Camus
by Kelly Murphy with Hallie Fryd

Historical Heartthrobs lists 50 of the sexiest men and women from history and asks the essential question: Would you really want to date them?Read More

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Scared Stiff

Everything You Need to Know About 50 Famous Phobias
by Sara Latta

Scared Stiff blends biology, psychology, history, and pop culture to provide a comprehensive account of fifty fears, from arachnophobia to zoophobia.Read More