Young Adult

Young Adult

These books for young adults explore subjects ranging from friendship to social justice and everything in between.

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Democracy

This Groundwork Guide shows that democracy arose as a consequence of very specific historical circumstances and is therefore unlikely to advance.

Empire

This thoughtful Groundwork Guide compares the American Empire to those of the past, including the British, Roman, Chinese, Incan and Aztec empires.

Flannery

A literally spellbinding story about chasing love, fighting family, losing friends and starting all over again.

Future History 2050

Can a series of notebooks smuggled from the year 2050 change the past to save the future?

Gangs

Street gangs have exploded worldwide and this title in the Groundwork Guides series exposes the roots of the problem.

Genocide

This thoughtful book in the Groundwork Guides series helps young readers understand the difficult subject of genocide.

Good for Nothing

Kicked out of residential school, a Metis teenager must try to rediscover his people's old ways and learn the truth about his father's death.

Hip Hop World

A fascinating and critical look at hip hop, the world's most popular music, and what it means to young people all over the globe.

I Was Cleopatra

The provocative fictional memoir of a boy actor in Shakespearian London.

I'll Be Watching

A compelling multi-voiced verse novel about four orphaned children struggling to survive in a hidebound prairie town in the early 1940s.

Island

A teenaged boy struggles after the death of his mother, and is faced with the possibility that his twin brother may have just killed their father.

Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me

From This One Summer co-creator Mariko Tamaki comes a hilarious and poignant story of teen heartbreak and friendship.