How I Resist by Maureen Johnson audiobook

How I Resist: Activism and Hope for a New Generation

Edited by  Tim Federle  and Maureen Johnson
Read by Soneela Nankani  and Maureen Johnson

Macmillan Young Listeners 9781250168368

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781427296290

  • ISBN: 9781427296290

Runtime: 3.83 Hours
Category: Nonfiction/Social Science
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

This audiobook presents an all-star collection of essays about activism and hope, edited by bestselling YA author Maureen Johnson.

Now, more than ever, young people are motivated to make a difference in a world they're bound to inherit. They're ready to stand up and be heard - but with much to shout about, where they do they begin? What can I do? How can I help?

How I Resist is the response, and a way to start the conversation. To show listeners that they are not helpless, and that anyone can be the change. A collection of essays, songs, and interviews about activism and hope, How I Resist features an all-star group of contributors, including, John Paul Brammer, Libba Bray, Lauren Duca, Modern Family's Jesse Tyler Ferguson and his husband Justin Mikita, Alex Gino, Hebh Jamal, Malinda Lo, Dylan Marron, Hamilton star Javier Muñoz, Rosie O'Donnell, Junauda Petrus, Jodi Picoult, Jason Reynolds, Karuna Riazi, Maya Rupert, Dana Schwartz, Dan Sinker, Ali Stroker, Jonny Sun (aka @jonnysun), Sabaa Tahir, Shaina Taub, Daniel Watts, Jennifer Weiner, Jacqueline Woodson, and more, all edited and compiled by New York Times bestselling author Maureen Johnson.

In How I Resist, listeners will find hope and support through voices that are at turns personal, funny, irreverent, and instructive. Not just for a young adult audience, this incredibly impactful collection will appeal to listeners of all ages who are feeling adrift and looking for guidance.

How I Resist is the kind of audiobook people will be discussing for years to come.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The ultimate resistance guidebook.” Bustle

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Author Bio: Maureen Johnson

Author Bio: Maureen Johnson

Maureen Johnson is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of several YA novels for young adults, including the Truly Devious series and the Shades of London series, among others. She has also penned collaborative works, such as Let It Snow with John Green and Lauren Myracle and The Bane Chronicles with Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Buzzfeed, and the London Guardian, and she has also served as a scriptwriter for EA Games. She has an MFA in writing from Columbia University.

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Author Bio: Tim Federle

Author Bio: Tim Federle

Tim Federle is a former Broadway dancer turned award-winning writer whose works include the bestselling cocktail recipe books Tequila Mockingbird and Gone with the Gin; the novels Better Nate Than Ever and The Great American Whatever, each named New York Times Notable Books; and the Tony-nominated Broadway musical Tuck Everlasting.

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Details

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Nonfiction/Social Science
Runtime: 3.83
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English