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835660
All thirteen : the incredible cave rescue of the Thai boys' soccer team by Soontornvat, Christina 

BTSB Prebound(Candlewick Press, 2020)

BTSB #: 835660 Available

Dewey: 796.52/NAges: 8-12   
AR: 7.2 MG Lexile: 1020 F&P: Y

Subjects: Rescue work Survival skills Caving accidents - Thailand - Chiang Rai (Province)


Summary: A unique account of the amazing Thai cave rescue told in a heart-racing, you-are-there style that blends suspense, science, and cultural insight.


366032
Apple : skin to the core : a memoir in words and pictures by Gansworth, Eric 

BTSB Prebound(Levine Querido, 2020)

BTSB #: 366032 Available

Dewey: 970.0049/AAges: 12-18   


Subjects: Gansworth, Eric,|d1965- American authors Onondaga Indians Tuscarora Nation - Biography Free verse


Summary: The author tells his story--the story of his family, of Onondaga among Tuscaroras, of Native folks everywhere. From the horrible legacy of the government boarding schools, to a boy watching his siblings leave and return and leave again, to a young man fighting to be an artist who balances multiple worlds. Gansworth shatters the racial slur "Apple" and reclaims it in verse and prose and imagery that truly lives up to the word heartbreaking.


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489954
Blood and germs : the Civil War battle against wounds and disease [Medical Fiascoes]by Jarrow, Gail 

BTSB Prebound(Calkins Creek, 2020)

BTSB #: 489954 Available

Dewey: 610/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 7.8 MG+ Lexile: 1030 F&P: Z+

Subjects: Medicine - History|y19th century Wounds and injuries Diseases United States - History|y1861-1865, Civil War


Summary: Explores the science and grisly history of U.S. Civil War medicine, using actual medical cases and first-person accounts.


23.48 *

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774280
Cat I never named : a true story of love, war, and survival by Sabic-El-Rayess, Amra 

BTSB Prebound(Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2020)

BTSB #: 774280 Available

Dewey: 949.703/AAges: 13-17   
AR: 5.5 UG

Subjects: Sabic-El-Rayess, Amra - Childhood and youth Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bihac Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 - Bosnian personal narratives Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Muslim personal narratives Muslims - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bihac - Biography Children and war - Bosnia and Herzegovina Bihac (Bosnia and Herzegovina) - History - Siege, 1992-1995 - Bosnian personal narratives Bosnia and Herzegovina - Ethnic relations - History|y20th century


Summary: In Bihac, Bosnia, in 1992, sixteen-year-old Amra and her family face starvation and the threat of brutal ethnic violence as Serbs and Bosnians clash, while a stray cat, Maci, provides solace.


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815624
Chance : escape from the Holocaust by Shulevitz, Uri 

BTSB Prebound(Farrar Straus Giroux, 2020)

BTSB #: 815624 Available

Dewey: 940.53/AAges: 9-14   
AR: 5.9 MG

Subjects: Shulevitz, Uri,|d1935- - Childhood and youth Jewish children in the Holocaust - Poland - Biography Holocaust, 1939-1945 - Poland - Personal narratives Poland - Ethnic relations


Summary: A picture book author's memoir of how he and his Jewish family escaped the terrors of WWII by fleeing Warsaw for the Soviet Union.


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761102
How we got to the Moon : the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure by Rocco, John 

BTSB Prebound(Crown Books for Young Readers, 2020)

BTSB #: 761102 Available

Dewey: 629.45/NAges: 10-17   
AR: 8.3 MG+ Lexile: 1170

Subjects: Project Apollo (U.S.) Space flight to the moon Engineering Technology Astronauts


Summary: This guide to the people and technology of the moon landing by an award-winning author/illustrator is a must-have for space fans, classrooms, and tech geeks.


30.48 *

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947691
Kent State by Wiles, Deborah 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2020)

BTSB #: 947691 Available

Dewey: FAges: 12-18   
AR: 5.3 UG Lexile: 640 HL

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Novels in verse Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970 - Fiction Vietnam War, 1961-1975 - Protest movements - Fiction Colleges and universities - Fiction Kent (Ohio) - History|y20th century


Summary: Told from different points of view--protesters, students, National Guardsmen, and "townies"--recounts the story of what happened at Kent State in May 1970, when four college students were killed by National Guardsmen, and a student protest was turned into a bloody battlefield.


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842675
Redbone: The True Story Of A Native American Rock Band by Staebler, Christian 

Paperback New title.(Random House, Inc)

BTSB #: 842675 Temp OS

Dewey: 782.4216/NAges: 12-16   


Summary: Experience the riveting, powerful story of the Native American civil rights movement and the resulting struggle for identity told through the high-flying career of West Coast rock 'n' roll pioneers Redbone.


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283084
Sapiens: A Graphic History [Birth Of Humankind Volume: v. 1]by Harari, Yuval N. 

Paperback New title.(Harper Collins Publishers)

BTSB #: 283084 Temp OS

Dewey: 741.5/NAges: 12-16   


Summary: Yuval Harari tells the story of humankind’s creation and evolution, exploring the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be “human.” From examining the role evolving humans have played in the global ecosystem to charting the rise of empires, Sapiens challenges us to reconsider accepted beliefs, connect past developments with contemporary concerns, and view specific events within the context of larger ideas. In graphic novel format.


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040478
Sisters of the war : two remarkable true stories of survival and hope in Syria by Abouzeid, Rania 

Paperback(Scholastic Focus, 2022)

BTSB #: 040478 Temp OS

Dewey: 956.9104/NAges: 12-16   
Lexile: 1050

Subjects: Sisters Families Refugees Syria - History|y2011-, Civil War


Summary: Since the civil war in Syria began in 2011, over 500,000 civilians have been killed and more than 12 million Syrians have been displaced. Two pairs of sisters from opposite sides of the conflict give readers a firsthand glimpse of turmoil and devastation the war has wrought. Sunni Muslim Ruha and her younger sister Alaa withstand constant attacks by the Syrian government in rebel-held territory. Alawite sisters Hanin and Jawa try to carry on as normal in the police state of regime-held Syria.


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040593
Talk : conversations about race, love & truth

Paperback(Crown Books for Young Readers, 2021)

BTSB #: 040593 Available

Dewey: 305.8009/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.1 MG Lexile: 780 F&P: Z

Subjects: Racism Race relations African American children African Americans - Social conditions Minorities - United States Ethnic identity Self-esteem in children Conduct of life Encouragement American didactic literature


Summary: Thirty diverse and award-winning authors and illustrators capture frank discussions about racism, identity, and self-esteem.


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871412
Talk : conversations about race, love & truth

BTSB Prebound(Crown Books for Young Readers, 2020)

BTSB #: 871412 Available

Dewey: 305.8009/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.1 MG Lexile: 780 F&P: Z

Subjects: Racism Race relations African American children African Americans - Social conditions Minorities - United States Ethnic identity Self-esteem in children Conduct of life Encouragement American didactic literature


Summary: Thirty diverse and award-winning authors and illustrators capture frank discussions about racism, identity, and self-esteem.


21.38 *

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249823
Times I Knew I Was Gay by Crewes, Eleanor 

Paperback New title.(CHARLES SCRIBNER BOOKS)

BTSB #: 249823 Temp OS

Dewey: 741.5/NAges: 14-16   


Summary: A graphic memoir that follows one young woman's adventures in coming out and coming of age. As a girl, she wore black, obsessed over Willow in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and found dating boys much more confusing than many of her friends did. As she grew older, so did her fears and a deep sense of unbelonging. In graphic novel format.


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