You Don’t Know Me: Stories & Poems about Boys by Sharon F. Flake Presents a collection of short stories and poems about African American teenage boys and the issues they must deal with, including HIV, teen pregnancy, and homelessness.
February 25th, 2010
Chat with Jen Calonita, author of the Secrets of My Hollywood Life series. Tonight on Chick Lit Teens.
February 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off · Books
Rikers High by Paul Volponi Arrested on a minor offense, a New York City teenager attends high school in the jail facility on Rikers Island, as he waits for his case to go to court.
February 19th, 2010 · Comments Off · Books
Learn about new books, read about your favorite authors or learn how to start your own book club at Boys Read.
February 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Books
Ashes by Kathryn Lasky In 1932 Berlin, 13-year-old Gaby Schramm witnesses the beginning of Hitler’s rise to power, as soldiers become ubiquitous, her beloved literature teacher starts wearing a jewelled swastika pin, and the family’s dear friend, Albert Einstein, leaves the country while Gaby’s parents secretly bury his books and papers in their small yard.