Teen New Arrivals – Biography

March Arrivals


  • NEW Y BIO BURKE, GLENN 2021
    Maraniss, Andrew
    Singled out : the true story of Glenn Burke
    Summary:"The true story of Glenn Burke, a "hidden figure" in the history of sports: the inventor of the high five and the first openly gay MLB player"–
    ISBN:9780593116739, “0593116720 : HRD”, “9780593116722 : HRD”


  • NEW Y BIO COATES, TA-NEHISI 2021
    Coates, Ta-Nehisi
    The beautiful struggle
    Summary:"A memoir from Ta-Nehisi Coates, in which he details the challenges on the streets and within one’s family, especially the eternal struggle for peace between a father and son and the important role family plays in such circumstances"–
    ISBN:198489403X, 9781984894038, 1984894021, 9781984894021, 9781984894045


  • NEW Y BIO HONNOLD, ALEX 2021
    Synnott, Hampton
    The impossible climb : Alex Honnold, El Capitan, and a climber’s life
    Summary:Recounts Alex Honnold’s unprecedented solo climb of Yosemite’s El Capitan, describing the feat along with the other climbing expeditions that populated his amateur and professional experiences.
    ISBN:0593203925, 9780593203927


  • NEW Y BIO OBAMA, MICHELLE 2021
    Obama, Michelle
    Becoming : adapted for young readers
    Summary:This volume for young people is an honest and fascinating account of Michelle Obama’s life led by example. She shares her views on how all young people can help themselves as well as help others, no matter their status in life. She asks readers to realize that no one is perfect, and that the process of becoming is what matters, as finding yourself is ever evolving. In telling her story with boldness, she asks young readers: Who are you, and what do you want to become?
    ISBN:“059330375X (lib. bdg.)”, “9780593303757 (lib. bdg.)”, 0593303741, 9780593303740