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Celebrate Black History Month: YA Realistic Fiction
Created by Fairfax Staff Teens | 27 items
In honor of Black History Month, check out these powerful books by Black creators that center and celebrate Black teenage voices. This list was compiled by your Marin County Free Library Teen Services Librarians.
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Punching the Air Punching the Air Book - 2020
Balzer & Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
YA Fiction Zoboi
On the Come up On the Come up Book - 2019
Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
Fiction Thomas, A
Dear Martin Dear Martin Book - 2017
Crown
Teen Fiction Stone
Dear Justyce Dear Justyce Book - 2020
Crown Books for Young Readers
Teen Fiction Stone
The Revolution of Birdie Randolph The Revolution of Birdie Randolph Book - 2019
Little, Brown and Company
Teen Fiction Colbert
Smash It! Smash It! Book - 2020
Harlequin Enterprises, Limited
Teen Fiction Simone
The Black Flamingo The Black Flamingo Book - 2020
Balzar + Bray, an imprint of HarpercollinsPublishers
Teen Fiction Atta
Grown Grown
A Novel
Book - 2020
Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
Teen Fiction Jackson
The Field Guide to the North American Teenager The Field Guide to the North American Teenager Book - 2018
Balzer + Bray
Teen Fiction Philippe
Calling My Name Calling My Name Book - 2017
Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
TEEN Fiction Tamani
Every Body Looking Every Body Looking Book - 2020
Dutton Books
Fiction Iloh, C
Now That I've Found You Now That I've Found You Book - 2020
Roaring Brook Press
Teen Fiction Forest
This Is My America This Is My America Book - 2020
Random House Children's Books
Teen Fiction Johnson
Felix Ever After Felix Ever After Book - 2020
Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
Fiction Callennder, K
Concrete Rose Concrete Rose Book - 2021
Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
Fiction Thomas, A
Clap When You Land Clap When You Land Book - 2020
Harper Teen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
Teen Fiction Acevedo
Look Both Ways Look Both Ways
A Tale Told in Ten Blocks
Book - 2019
AtheneumCaitlyn Dlouhy Books
J Fiction Reynolds
The Life I'm in The Life I'm in Book - 2021
Scholastic Press
Fiction Flake, S
Muted Muted Book - 2021
Scholastic Press
Teen Fiction Charles
When You Look Like Us When You Look Like Us Book - 2021
Quill Tree Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
TEEN Fiction Harris
One of the Good Ones One of the Good Ones Book - 2021
Inkyard Press
Teen Fiction Moulite
Chlorine Sky Chlorine Sky Book - 2021
Crown Books for Young Readers
Teen Fiction Browne
Like Home Like Home Book - 2021
Delacorte Press
YA Fic Onome
The Black Kids The Black Kids Book - 2020
Simon & Schuster BFYR
YA Fic Hammonds Reed
Who Put This Song On? Who Put This Song On? Book - 2019
Delacorte Press
TEEN Fiction Parker
Swing Swing Book - 2018
Blink
YA Fiction Alexander
Slay Slay Book - 2019
Simon Pulse
TEEN Fiction Morris
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