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Biography High Plus

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JBIHP14SUB

Biography High Plus

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GRADES 9-12

Biography High Plus


14 books per year     per year

INTERESTS

Biographies, Diversity, Nonfiction, LGBTQ+

DESCRIPTION


For Grades 9 & Up Fascinating biographies and compelling personal stories that provide a view into history or perspective on the issues of our times.

Recent Selections In Biography High Plus

Breakthrough: Katalin Karikó and the mRNA Vaccine

By Stephanie Sammartino McPherson

January 2024

Biography High Plus

Einstein in Time and Space: A Life in 99 Particles

By Samuel Graydon

February 2024

Biography High Plus

Ruth Asawa: An Artist Takes Shape

Written and illustrated by Sam Nakahira

March 2024

Biography High Plus

Pieces of a Girl

By Stephanie Kuehnert

April 2024

Biography High Plus

Biography High Plus

Just Another Story: A Graphic Migration Account

Written and illustrated by Ernesto Saade

June 2024

Biography High Plus

Perfect For

Teens who wish to learn and are inspired by the lives of others
Biographies, autobiographies, and memoirs
Verse and graphic-novel treatments and other appealing approaches
May include books published for adults
May include mature subject matter

Upcoming Titles In Biography High Plus

How Do I Draw These Memories?

Written and illustrated by Jonell Joshua

July 2024

Biography High Plus

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Road Home

By Rex Ogle

August 2024

Biography High Plus

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Sociopath: A Memoir

By Patric Gagne, PhD

September 2024

Biography High Plus

ONLY ACTIVE SUBSCRIBERS CAN SEE UPCOMING TITLES

Coming Home

By Brittney Griner,Michelle Burford

September 2024

Biography High Plus

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Biography High Plus

ONLY ACTIVE SUBSCRIBERS CAN SEE UPCOMING TITLES

Biography High Plus

ONLY ACTIVE SUBSCRIBERS CAN SEE UPCOMING TITLES

Award Winners From Biography High Plus

The Cat I Never Named: A True Story of Love, War, and Survival

By Amra Sabic-El-Rayess,Laura Sullivan

October 2020

Biography High Plus

Apple: Skin to the Core

By Eric Gansworth

October 2020

Biography High Plus

Ordinary Hazards

By Nikki Grimes

January 2020

Biography High Plus

Here We Are: American Dreams, American Nightmares: A Memoir

By Aarti Namdev Shahani

December 2019

Biography High Plus

Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World

By Anna Crowley Redding

October 2019

Biography High Plus

Brave Face: A Memoir

By Shaun David Hutchinson

September 2019

Biography High Plus

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For Grades 9 & Up

In today's classroom, Common Core is king and this level helps support the need for quality nonfiction for teen readers. These stimulating informational texts invite teen readers to question assumptions and engage in high-order thinking while providing examples of excellence in research and presentation. The 14 books in this category will attract browsers as well as report-writers. May include some books written for adults.
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Interests
Biographies, Diversity, Nonfiction, Mature Readers, History
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GRADES 9 - 12
Sports High
For Grades 9 & Up

High school sports enthusiasts will love this category, which includes fiction and nonfiction titles that cover the action and excitement of a wide array of sports, the stories and struggles of athletes who have attained great success, and inside looks at the games teens love to watch and play. Action, excitement and struggles will be found in each of the 12 books provided.
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Biographies, Diversity, Fiction, Nonfiction, High Interest/Reluctant Reader, History, Realistic Fiction, Novels
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GRADES 10 - 12
City High School
For Grades 10 & Up

Teen readers looking for realistic city settings and urban themes will enjoy these often-gritty titles that deal with contemporary situations and feature ethnically and culturally diverse characters. These titles will have special appeal for urban teens who want to see their own lives reflected in the books they read. Readers interested in the excitement and challenges of a city setting will also be drawn to the 12 books that comprise this category.
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Diversity, Fiction, Mature Readers, LGBTQ+, Realistic Fiction, Novels
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GRADES 10 - 12
History High
For Grades 10 & Up

The past opens with a turn of the page in these fully-documented histories and compelling works of historical fiction. Experience the past frequently with the 12 books in this category.
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Biographies, Diversity, Fiction, Nonfiction, Mature Readers, History, Realistic Fiction
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For Grades 11 & Up
For the more advanced high school reader who is ready for adult reading, our ACH+ Category is a great choice. With more sophisticated and challenging themes, the 14 books in ACH+ open up new worlds for teen readers.
Take note: These selections often contain mature situations and language that could be considered controversial.
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For Grades 11 & Up

For the more advanced high school reader who is ready for adult reading and enjoys nonfiction, our ACN Category is a great choice. With more sophisticated and challenging themes, these books open up new worlds for teen readers. Help them experience a new world monthly with the 14 books in ACN.

Take note: These selections often contain mature situations and language that could be considered controversial.
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GRADES 9 - 12
Nonfiction High Plus
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GRADES 9 - 12
Sports High
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GRADES 10 - 12
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History High
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GRADES 11 - 12
Adult Crossover High Plus
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GRADES 11 - 12
Adult Crossover Nonfiction Plus
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