[aisle] YA Memoirs/Biographies

Tue Dec 8 11:27:03 CST 2020

Jack Gantos is an amazing writer with the gamut, from picture books to YA. His two YA autobiographies are both hilarious/troubling/powerful and could spark controversy, if you want details let me know!
Hole in My Life
The Trouble In Me

Jennifer Brady
Library Manager
Whittier Primary School
1619 W. Fredonia Ave.
Peoria, Illinois 61606

Currently Reading: The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

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My Bloody Life by Reymundo Sanchez
Laughing at My Nightmare by Shane Burcaw
Becoming by Michelle Obama

I will add more later :)

On Tue, Dec 8, 2020 at 11:12 AM Apra Mainardi via AISLE <aisle at list.railslibraries.info<mailto:aisle at list.railslibraries.info>> wrote:
I'm looking to add more memoirs and biographies to my 9-12 library collection. Does anyone have any recommendations for popular/must have ones at your schools?


Apra Mainardi
District Teacher-Librarian
Winnebago High School

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Robina Button
Evanston Township High School

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