The Gift Of Giving: Kids and Teens

Children and Young Adult literature has the power to ignite a love of storytelling, and it has steadily grown to encompass the complicated landscape the young people in our lives have to traverse, while still extolling many of the joys. These books are sure to delight and capture the imagination.

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    • Mortal Engines

    • Mortal Engines, Book 1
    • By: Philip Reeve
    • Narrated by: Barnaby Edwards
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,318
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,043
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,038

    Emerging from its hiding place in the hills, the great Traction City is chasing a terrified little town across the wastelands. Soon, London will feed....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Creative but hard to stay engaged in

    • By Karissa Eckert on 11-26-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Far from the Tree

    • By: Robin Benway
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,197
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,098
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,093

    Robin Benway's interweaving story of three very different teenagers connected by blood explores the meaning of family in all its forms - how to find it, how to keep it, and how to love it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • SO MOVED BY THIS STORY! GREAT FICTION!

    • By Ann on 02-28-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • One Crazy Summer

    • By: Rita Williams-Garcia
    • Narrated by: Sisi Aisha Johnson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 734
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 647
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 648

    Eleven-year-old Delphine and her younger sisters Vonetta and Fern travel to Oakland to meet their mother, Cecil, who abandoned their family years earlier....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great family road trip book!

    • By Iris J. Scott Love on 03-16-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Marley Dias Gets It Done: And So Can You!

    • By: Marley Dias
    • Narrated by: Damaras Obi
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Marley Dias, the powerhouse girlwonder who started the #1000blackgirlbooks campaign, speaks to kids about her passion for making our world a better place....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful, and inspiring book.

    • By Yvonne M. Paynene on 10-30-18

    Regular price: $12.59

    • I'm From the Sun

    • The Gustafer Yellowgold Story
    • By: Morgan Taylor
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,348
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,238
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,242

    Ride along with 9-year old “sunling” Gustafer, in this otherworldly, melancholy musical comedy that takes place entirely on our closest star - The Sun! As if the stress of the annual Tiger Face holiday season wasn’t enough, the young sun-dweller Gustafer must face the nasty neighborhood bullies and overcome his fear of telling his father the awful truth....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love this! Beatles meet Queen on the SUN.

    • By Andrew Vladeck on 10-08-18
    • The Gustafer Yellowgold Story
    • By: Morgan Taylor
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Release date: 10-04-18
    • 4 out of 5 stars 1,348 ratings

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Laurie Berkner's Song and Story Kitchen

    • By: Laurie Berkner, The Laurie Berkner Band
    • Narrated by: Laurie Berkner, Josiah Gaffney
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 271
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 270

    Laurie Berkner’s Song and Story Kitchen weaves Laurie’s stories, original music, and age-appropriate themes into her fun-filled kitchen where she whips up yummy food, songs, and stories along with her sidekick, Thelonius Pig (Josiah Gaffney)....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very entertaining for my almost 4 year old.

    • By enm on 11-06-18

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Two Dogs in a Trench Coat Go to School

    • Two Dogs in a Trench Coat, Book 1
    • By: Julie Falatko
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 2 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Loyal pups Sassy and Waldo need to save their boy from being bored all day in class, but the school won't let two dogs inside. Good thing they found that trench coat....

    Regular price: $14.69

    • To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    • By: Jenny Han
    • Narrated by: Laura Knight Keating
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,483
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,185
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,178

    Lara Jean’s love life goes from imaginary to out of control in this heartfelt novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Summer I Turned Pretty series.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A YA for Rom-Com fans

    • By The Reading Date on 07-02-14

    Regular price: $20.26

    • Dumplin'

    • By: Julie Murphy
    • Narrated by: Eileen Stevens
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,160
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,077
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,084

    Dubbed "Dumplin'" by her former beauty queen mom, Willowdean has always been at home in her own skin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I could read it again and again

    • By tessa on 09-19-16

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Children of Blood and Bone

    • By: Tomi Adeyemi
    • Narrated by: Bahni Turpin
    • Length: 17 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,401
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6,910
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,890

    Tomi Adeyemi conjures a stunning world of dark magic and danger in her West African-inspired fantasy debut, perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully Written

    • By Samantha on 03-09-18

    Regular price: $31.49