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The Raven

Poe, Edgar Allan (Author)
Price, Ryan (Illustrator)
Kids Can Press 2006. 48 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Death, first-person narration, grief, guilt, horror, illustrations (monochrome), mental health, missing persons, poetry, tragedy, unreliable narrator, violence
 
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Taking Aim: Power and Pain, Teens and Guns

Cart, Michael (Editor)
HarperCollins 2015. 360 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Adolescence, justice, multiple authors, power, short stories, United States, violence
 
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Message in a Bottle

Zenatti, Valerie (Author)
Bloomsbury 2008. 160 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Bombs, community, conflicts, first-person narration, friendship, Gaza, multimodal, multiple voices, politics, violence, war
 
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Shooter

Pignat, Caroline (Author)
Penguin Random House Canada 2016. 312 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Diversity, friendship, lockdown, mental health, multimodal, multiple narrators, photography, romantic relationships, school life, school shootings, suspense, tragedy, violence
 
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I See Reality: Twelve Short Stories About Real Life

Kendall, Grace (Editor)
Macmillan 2016. 296 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Addiction, adolescence, breakups, brothers and sisters, choices, first romantic relationships, friendship, identity, LGBTQ, multiple authors, sexuality, short stories, violence
 
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War Brothers

McKay, Sharon E. (Author)
Annick Press 2014. 194 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Abuse, brothers, children and war, friendship, rebellions, rescue, soldiers, survival, tragedy, Uganda, violence, war
 
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Reality Boy

King, A.S. (Author)
Little, Brown 2014. 362 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Dysfunctional families, fame, first romantic relationships, identity, self-acceptance, self-actualization, television shows, violence
 
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The Outside Circle

LaBoucane-Benson, Patti (Author)
Mellings, Kelly (Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2015. 128 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Diversity, gangs, graphic novels, hope, identity, Indian Act, Indigenous peoples, magic realism, mental health, multigenre, multimodal, reconciliation, violence
 
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Exit, Pursued by a Bear

Johnston, E.K. (Author)
Penguin Random House 2016. 248 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Cheerleading, family life, female protagonist, first-person narration, friendship, rape, rape culture, sexual abuse, sexual assault, stigmatization, summer camps, violence
 
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Zahra’s Paradise

Soltani, Amir (Author)
Khalil (Illustrator)
Macmillan 2011. 272 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Democracy, freedom, historical fiction, human rights, illustrations (black and white), Iran, oppression, political regimes, protest movements, religions, violence
 
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October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard

Newman, Lesléa (Author)
Candlewick Press 2012. 112 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Discrimination, diversity, LGBTQ, novels in verse, poetry, point of view, social justice, violence
 
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Nobody Cries at Bingo

Dumont, Dawn (Author)
Thistledown Press 2011. 306 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Discrimination, diversity, family life, First Nation reservations, first-person narration, Indigenous peoples, memoir, Saskatchewan, school life, social justice, stereotypes, violence, women
 
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War Brothers: The Graphic Novel

McKay, Sharon E. (Author)
Lafrance, Daniel (Author/Illustrator)
Annick Press 2013. 170 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Abuse, brothers, children and war, friendship, rebellions, rescue, soldiers, survival, tragedy, Uganda, violence, war
 
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The Little Yellow Bottle

Delaunois, Angèle (Author)
Delezenne, Christine (Illustrator)
Second Story Press 2011. 24 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bombs, children and war, overcoming adversity, perseverance, physical disabilities, violence, war
 
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Smoky Night

Bunting, Eve (Author)
Diaz, David (Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1994. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Acceptance, community, fear, hope, respect, riots, tolerance, violence
 
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