Non-Fiction (High School)

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  • Ackerman, Diane, Rarest of the Rare.
  • Asinof, Eliot, Eight Men Out.
  • Aubrac, Lucie, Outwitting the Gestapo.
  • Barron, Judy & Sean Barron, There's a Boy in Here.
  • Bauer, Marion, ed., Am I Blue.
  • Bing, Leon, Do or Die.[gang interviews]
  • Bogues, Tyronne "Muggsy" & David Levine, In the Land of Giants.
  • Brown, Dee, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.
  • Burch, Jennings, They Cage the Animals At Night.
  • Callahan, Steven, Adrift: 76 Days Lost at Sea.
  • Capote, Truman, In Cold Blood.
  • Carey, Lorene, Black Ice.
  • Clancy, Tom, Submarine.
  • Crow Dog, Mary, Lokota Woman.
  • Durant, Will, The Story of Philosophy.
  • Edelman, Bernard, ed., Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam.
  • Eggers, David, A Heartbreaking Work of a Staggering Genius.
  • Gawain, Shakti, Creative Visualization.
  • Giblin, James, When Plague Strikes.
  • Gies, Miep, Anne Frank Remembered.
  • Graham, Robin Lee. Dove.
  • Greenberg, Judith & Helen Carey, eds., Letters From a World War II GI.
  • Hayden, Toey, Ghost Girl.
  • Hayden, Torey, One Child.
  • Helfgott, Gillian, Love You To Bits and Pieces.
  • Hentoff, Nat, Free Speech for Me But Not for Thee.
  • Heron, Ann, ed., Two Teenagers in Twenty.
  • Jenkins, Peter, Walk Across America.
  • Jones, Ron, The Acorn People.
  • Keneally, Thomas, Schindler's list
  • Kennedy, Pagan, Platforms.[pop culture in the 70s]
  • Kirkland, Gelsey, Dancing on My Grave.
  • Kisor, Henry, What's That Pig Outdoors.
  • Koeber, Theodora, Ishi: Last of his Tribe.
  • Kovic, Ron, Born on the Fourth of July.
  • Krauss, Lawrence, The Physics of Star Trek.
  • Lansing, Alfred, Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage.
  • Least Heat Moon, William, Blue Highways.
  • Llewelly, Grace, The Teenage Liberation Handbook.
  • Lopez, Barry, Of Wolves and Men.
  • Mahmoody, Betty, Not Without my Daughter.
  • Moody, Anne, Coming of Age in Mississippi.
  • Mura, David, Turning Japanese.
  • Neihard, John G., Black Elk Speaks.
  • O'Brien, Tim, If I Die in a Combat Zone.
  • Pagels, Elaine, The Gnostic Gospels.
  • Patterson, Francine, The Education of Koko.
  • Peck, M. Scott, The Road Less Traveled.
  • Pipher, Mary, Reviving Ophelia.
  • Preston, Richard, The Hot Zone.
  • Quamm, David, Song of the Dodo.
  • Rawicz, Slavomir. The Long Walk.
  • Ryan, Joan, Little Girls in Pretty Boxes.[Gymnastics and figure skating]
  • Sadker, Myra & David, Failing at Fairness.
  • Safire, William, Quoth the Maven.
  • Santiago, Esmeraldo, When I Was Puerto Rican.
  • Sasson, Jean, Princess.
  • Shepard, Alan, Moon shot.
  • Spindler, Konrad, The Man in the Ice...
  • Terkel, Studs, Working.
  • --, Hard times.
  • Theroux, Paul, Kingdom by the Sea.
  • Thomas, Piri, Shown These Mean Streets.
  • Van Devanter, Lynda, Home Before Morning.
  • Wiesel, Elie, Night.
  • Williams, Donna, Nobody Nowhere.
  • Wolff, Tobias, This Boy's Life.
  • Zinn, Howard, You Can't Be Neutral On a Moving Train.