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Teens’ Book Recommendations:

Voices of those Experiencing Poverty and Homelessness


Golden Arm by Carl Deuker

Roam by C.H. Armstrong

Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow

Now is the Time for Running by Michael Williams

Brooklyn Bridge by Karen Hesse

The Prince of Venice Beach by Blake Nelson

Tyrell by Cole Tyrell

No Parking at the End Times by Bryan Bliss

The Girl In Between by Sarah Carroll

Behind Closed Doors by Miriam Halahmy

Winterfolk by Janel Kolby

Sleeping in my Jeans by Connie King Leonard

Where I Live by Brenda Rufener

This is the Part Where You Laugh by Peter Brown Hoffmeister

Trash by Andy Mulligan

No Place by Todd Strasser

Can’t Get There From Here by Todd Strasser


Kicked Out edited by Sassafrass Lowry

Ordinary Hazards by Nikki Grimes

Graphic Novels

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