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The Bulletin Dozen is a monthly theme-based booklist available as an online-only Bulletin feature. Since we're awfully fond of bakers here at the Bulletin, we thought we'd adopt their philosophy of generosity and throw in an extra one or two when we have them to offer--so don't expect an even dozen. Please feel free to copy, download, or link to these lists. We ask only that you cite the source. See the archive for lists from previous months.

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The Pen Is Mightier Than the Sword:
A Writing Dozen

--selected by Deborah Stevenson, Editor

Whether they’re journalists, columnists, romance writers, or zinesters, contemporary kids or voices from history, the young people in these books are experiencing the writing process with all its creative, practical, and ethical challenges.  Readers interested in authorship will find plenty of food for thought—and laughs—here.

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