Looking for short stories and non-fiction texts!

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  1. ElizabethMP

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    Jul 28, 2016

    Hi everyone! I'm looking for short stories and non-fiction texts suitable for grades 9 - 12, preferably on the subject of relationships, friendship, bullying, and respect.
     
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    For nonfiction, check out Newsela.
     
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    Top 100 Nonfiction Books Read Rank Title, Author (ATOS Book Level, Interest Level)*

    34 UFOs, Patricia D. Netzley (9.9, UG)
    35 Vietnam War, Kathlyn Gay (9.1, UG)
    36 Electronics, Roger Bridgman (9.0, UG)
    37 World War I: A Primary Source History, Nicholas Saunders (9.4, MG)
    38 The B-1 Lancer, Amy Sterling Casil (9.0, MG)
    39 USAF Special Tactics Teams, Jason Porterfield (9.4, MG)
    40 Ecology, Steve Pollock (9.5, UG)
    41 Meet the Amish, Fred Israel (9.1, MG) 4
    2 The Army in Action, Susan Sawyer (10.3, UG)
    43 George Washington Carver, Gene Adair (9.8, MG)
    44 Kennedy Through the Lens: How Photography and Television Revealed and Shaped an Extraordinary Leader, Martin W. Sandler (9.1, MG)
    45 The Twin Towers, David Abbott (9.2, MG+)
    46 Osama bin Laden, Alex Woolf (9.2, MG)
    47 Black Eagles: African Americans in Aviation, Jim Haskins (9.0, MG)
    48 British Royal Marines: Amphibious Division of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy, Bill Scheppler (10.6, MG)
    49 The F-14 Tomcat, Adrian Gardner (9.6, MG)
    50 The Ancient Egyptians, Lila Perl (9.2, MG)
    51 Alien Abductions, Patricia D. Netzley (9.5, UG)
    52 Marijuana, Hal Marcovitz (10.2, UG)
    53 The Facts About Marijuana, Ted Gottfried (9.8, MG+)
    54 Frankenstein, Don Nardo (9.7, UG)
    55 The September 11th Terrorist Attacks, Fiona Macdonald (9.2, MG)
    56 The Florida Panther, Alvin Silverstein (9.1, MG)
    57 Adolf Hitler and Nazi Germany, Earle Rice Jr. (9.7, UG)
    58 Boxing, John F. Grabowski (9.0, UG)
    59 The Holocaust Survivors, Tabatha Yeatts (9.2, UG)
    60 A Briefer History of Time, Stephen W. Hawking (10.1, UG)
    61 Einstein: Visionary Scientist, John B. Severance (9.0, MG)
    62 Unsolved Celebrity Mysteries, David Southwell (9.5, MG)
    63 The Holocaust Camps, Ann Byers (9.1, UG)
    64 The Life and Death of Martin Luther King, Jr., James Haskins (9.0, UG)
    65 Bob Marley, Sean Dolan (9.0, MG)
    66 The Crucible, M.N. Jimerson (9.3, UG)
    67 Phenomena: Secrets of the Senses, Donna M. Jackson (9.0, MG)
    68 Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Frederick Douglass (9.1, UG)
    69 Biological, Nuclear, and Chemical Weapons, David Baker (9.2, MG)
    70 Unsolved Extraterrestrial Mysteries, David Southwell (9.9, MG)
    71 Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine, and the Lawless Years of Prohibition, Karen Blumenthal (9.1, MG+) 72 Theodore Roosevelt: 26th President of the United States, Rebecca Stefoff (9.1, MG)
    73 Mysterious Messages: A History of Codes and Ciphers, Gary Blackwood (9.5, MG)
    74 World War II, Time-Life Editors (9.5, UG)
    75 World War II, Stewart Ross (9.3, MG)
    76 Cocaine: Coke and the War on Drugs, Linda Bickerstaff (9.8, UG)
    77 The Ancient Maya, Lila Perl (10.0, MG)
    78 Holler If You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur, Michael Eric Dyson (9.9, UG)
    79 Undaunted Courage, Stephen E. Ambrose (9.0, UG)
    80 Separate but Not Equal: The Dream and the Struggle, Jim Haskins (9.6, MG)
    81 The Cold War, Valerie Bodden (9.7, MG)
    82 Barack Obama, Sherri Devaney (10.3, UG)
    83 Invisible Enemies: Stories of Infectious Disease, Jeanette Farrell (9.4, MG)
    84 Nazi Germany, Alex Woolf (9.1, UG)
    85 Thurgood Marshall, Lisa Aldred (9.8, MG)
    86 Snake, Chris Mattison (9.7, UG)
    87 Life as a POW, John F. Wukovits (9.0, UG)
    88 Honey Bees: Letters from the Hive, Stephen Buchmann (9.0, MG)
    89 Ghosts, Stuart A. Kallen (9.3, UG)
    90 A Dream of Freedom: The Civil Rights Movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter (9.1, MG) 91 Up Close: Thurgood Marshall, Chris Crowe (9.4, MG+)
    92 Jack the Ripper, Natalie M. Rosinsky (9.1, UG)
    93 The Ultimate Weapon: The Race to Develop the Atomic Bomb, Edward T. Sullivan (9.5, MG+)
    94 The Civil War, Deborah H. DeFord (9.0, MG)
    95 Hiroshima, R.G. Grant (9.2, MG)
    96 Sharks & Rays, Time-Life Editors (10.4, UG)
    97 The Real Benedict Arnold, Jim Murphy (9.6, MG)
    98 Mysterious Deaths and Disappearances, David Southwell (9.4, MG)
    99 Homeland Security Officers, Jared Meyer (9.4, MG)
    100 Spies, Clive Gifford (9.5, MG)
     
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