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6 must-read nonfiction books for teens

When it comes to books, YA nonfiction can be overlooked for other genres. Here are 6 of the best nonfiction books for teens.

Open Your Mind

Five books on politics and voting

In an age of misinformation, it's important to educate yourself. Don't know where to start? Here are five books about politics and voting.

Open Your Mind

Where there’s action, there’s hope: the massive momentum of the youth climate movement

Students, teachers, parents, union leaders, activists and ordinary citizens in more than 170 countries went on strike to demand action on climate change.

My Reading Life

Portrait of a Reader: Andrew Francis

Meet Andrew Francis, one of the subjects of our Portrait of a Reader series where we delve into the reading lives of Kobo customers.

Product and Features

From best-sellers to personal documents, Kobo Forma introduces Dropbox for limitless reading

Rakuten Kobo announces the launch of Dropbox support for their eReader, Kobo Forma.

Corner Office

Kobo Libra H2O: why we need reading now more than ever

We’ve just launched our newest eReader, the Kobo Libra H2O, which is, I am happy to report, one of our best-selling devices ever.

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Why you should start listening to audiobooks

Audiobook listening is on the rise, and for good reason. It’s good for your mental health and lets you fit more reading into your day (who knew?).

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8 must-read books on emerging technologies

These titles highlight eight emerging technologies that no longer belong in the realm of science fiction.

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Audiobooks 101: what you need to know about reading with your ears

A few things that you need to know about listening to audiobooks: your first audiobook is free, you can read while you multitask and listening is reading.

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Staff picks: the best books to read this fall

Our expert booksellers share their top book picks for fall and there's something for every type of reader. These are the best books to read this fall.

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