Nonfiction List for Young Adults

  Young Adult Nonfiction I have selected forty of the most esteemed contemporary and classic nonfiction texts. Many of these books have won numerous awards and are deemed suitable for young adults. After the short author/title list you will find further information on each book, such as plot summaries and short reviews, which have been gathered from various sites (Amazon, Wikipedia, Publishers’ websites, etc.).  Feel free to share this document. Enjoy reading!  (You can download an illustrated pdf version here )   The List   1.       Anderson, Laurie H. Shout . 2.       Aronson, Marc, and Marina Budhos. Sugar Changed the World: A Story of Magic, Spice, Slavery, Freedom, and Science . 3.       Bascomb, Neal. The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi . 4.       Brittain, Vera. Testament Of Youth: An Autobiographical Study of the Years 1900-1925 . 5.       Dawson, June. Mind Your Head . 6.       DePrince, Michaela, an