About the Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
The list is for young adults (ages 12-18) who, for whatever reasons, do not like to read. The purpose of this list is to identify titles for recreational reading, not for curricular or remedial use.
Halo: The Essential Visual Guide
Author: Patenaude, Jeremy. Publisher: Dorling Kindersley, 2011.
An A-Z guide to the HALO universe.
I Am a SEAL Team Six Warrior: Memoirs of an American Soldier
Author: Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen. Publisher: Macmillan/St. Martin's Griffin, 2012.
When the Navy sends their elite, they send the SEALs. When the SEALs send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six.
Juvenile in Justice
Author: Ross, Richard. Publisher: Richard Ross.
The Science of Soldiers
Author: Raatma, Lucia. Publisher: Capstone/Compass Point Books, 2012.
Weapons, soldiers, and technology.
Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty: The Best Hair, Skin, Nails & Makeup Ideas for You
Author: Shoket, Ann. Publisher: Running Press, 2012.
The Pregnancy Project
Author: Rodriguez, Gaby; Glatzer, Jenna. Publisher: Simon & Schuster Inc./Simon & Schuster BFYR.
Memoir of a faked pregnancy.