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Activism and Politics for Young Adults -

Related categories: Politics & Philosophy / Childrens & Teenage Books / Children & Young People / Changing the World /
Related booklists: Activism & Resistance, Women's Activism, Environmental Issues - Books for Children, Environment and Animal Rights - Books for Young Adults, Universities, Further Education and Student Life, Human Rights - Books for Children and Young Adults, Politics for Children,

These are some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many others that we can also order! (Note: this website cannot tell you if we have a book in stock right now or not, and though we do our best to keep information up to date, occasionally prices may have changed.)
The COVID-19 crisis is causing delays in supply from some book distributors, and currently most books take at least 1 - 2 weeks to come in - so if you need any of these books urgently, or by a specific date, use the enquiry links to ask about supply time.

Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 13 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book This Book Will (Help You) Change the World by Sue Turton, illustrated by Alice Skinner
    This Book Will (Help You) Change the World - by Sue Turton, illustrated by Alice Skinner

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781526360908 | ISBN 10: 152636090x

    Protest injustice. Campaign for change. Vote for your future.   Featuring contributions from C4 anchor Jon Snow, Avaaz.com founder Jeremy Heimans, leader of Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution Joshua Wong and more, this is a powerhouse guide to po ... more

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  • Cover image of book Troublemakers by Catherine Barter
    Troublemakers - by Catherine Barter

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781783445240 | ISBN 10: 1783445246

    In three years I will be able to vote and I will still have less power than I did at the moment that I saw that email, which was such a tiny thing but look what happened.   Fifteen-year-old Alena never really knew her political activist mother ... more

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  • Cover image of book Riot by Sarah Mussi
    Riot - by Sarah Mussi

    £6.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781444910100 | ISBN 10: 1444910108

    Revolution starts with disillusion.   A terrifying, topical novel that's essential reading for teens everywhere.   England is struggling under a recession that has shown no sign of abating. Years of cuts has devastated Britain: banks ar ... more

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  • Cover image of book For the Win by Cory Doctorow
    For the Win - by Cory Doctorow

    £10.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780007291182 | ISBN 10: 0007291183

    A provocative and exhilarating tale of teen rebellion against global corporations from the New York Times bestselling author of Little Brother.  Not far in the future...   In the twenty-first century, it's not just capital that's glob ... more

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  • Cover image of book Guantanamo Boy by Anna Perera
    Guantanamo Boy - by Anna Perera

    £6.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780141326078 | ISBN 10: 0141326077

    Khalid, a fifteen-year-old Muslim boy from Rochdale, is abducted from Pakistan while on holiday with his family. He is taken to Guantanamo Bay and held without charge, where his hopes and dreams are crushed under the cruellest of circumstances.   ... more

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  • Cover image of book Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
    Little Brother - by Cory Doctorow

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780007288427 | ISBN 10: 0007288425

    The ultimate tale of teen rebellion...  Marcus is only seventeen years old, but he figures he already knows how the system works - and how to work the system. Smart, fast and wise to the ways of the networked world, he has no trouble outwitti ... more

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  • Cover image of book Old Wrongs, New Rights: Student Views of the New South Africa by Edited by Dan Connell
    Old Wrongs, New Rights: Student Views of the New South Africa - by Edited by Dan Connell

    £14.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781592216291 | ISBN 10: 1592216293

    Old Wrongs, New Rights offers candid close-ups of South Africa's invigorating but unfinished journey from apartheid to democracy.   The reporters are students from the Americas, steeped in idealism but quick to spot backsliding. Their vantage ... more

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  • Cover image of book Four Degrees More [For Reluctant Readers] by Malcolm Rose
    Four Degrees More [For Reluctant Readers] - by Malcolm Rose

    £5.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780237534967 | ISBN 10: 0237534967

    Shades is a series of short novels that don't short change on drama, pace, quality of writing or style. It is ideal for readers who may find traditional teen novels too daunting, but still crave the excitement of clever plot lines, well-rounded chara ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Brother Johnny by Francesco D
    My Brother Johnny - by Francesco D'Adamo, translated by Sian Williams

    £6.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780955156632 | ISBN 10: 0955156637

    Johnny, the local hero, has been flying bombing missions on the war Over There. When he suddenly returns home, broken, a shadow of his former self, people want to know the reason why.  Piece by piece, his story emerges through the eyes of his yo ... more

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  • Cover image of book You Can Save the Planet: A Day in the Life of Your Carbon Footprint by Richard Hough
    You Can Save the Planet: A Day in the Life of Your Carbon Footprint - by Richard Hough

    £8.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780713686883 | ISBN 10: 071368688x

    Published in association with the Guardian, You Can Save the Planet leads readers minute by minute through an average day. From dressing and eating to using email and mobile phones, this book reveals the impact of everyday life on the environment, an ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fight Like a Girl: How to Be a Fearless Feminist by Megan Seely
    Fight Like a Girl: How to Be a Fearless Feminist - by Megan Seely

    £18.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780814740026 | ISBN 10: 0814740022

    A fearless vision for the future of feminism. By boldly detailing what is at stake for women and girls today, Megan Seely outlines the necessary steps to achieve true political, social and economic equity for all. Reclaiming feminism for a new genera ... more

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  • Cover image of book Malcolm X Talks to Young People by Malcolm X
    Malcolm X Talks to Young People - by Malcolm X

    £13.00   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780873489621 | ISBN 10: 0873489624

    The young generation of whites, Blacks, browns, whatever else there is—you’re living at a time of revolution,” Malcolm told young people in the United Kingdom in December 1964. “And I for one will join in with anyone, I don’t care what color you are, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Be the Difference: A Beginner
    Be the Difference: A Beginner's Guide to Changing the World - by Danny Seo

    £15.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780865714328 | ISBN 10: 0865714320

    At the age of 12, Danny Seo gathered a handful of kids and founded Earth 2000 - an environmental group that blossomed into a 20,000 member force of tenacious teenage crusaders. Since then he has continued to work passionately for change.   In this ... more

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