1 July 2012, Youth Day. For all the youth or young people, this is the time to celebrate. There is no stopping for all the young-at-hearts too to join in the celebration. Do something adventurous or out of the ordinary on this day and make it special and memorable. We have selected these books on and about young people for you this week. Happy Youth Day to all the young people and you too, all the young-at-hearts.

Adolescence and emerging adulthood : a cultural approach
HQ796 A748
The big trip : your ultimate guide to gap years and overseas adventures
LC45.3 B592
Chicken soup for the soul : just for teenagers : 101 stories of inspiration and support for teens
BJ1661 C533
Dig this gig : find your dream job – or invent it
HF5381 D639
Handbook of youth and young adulthood : new perspectives and agendas
HQ796 H236
Not everyone gets a trophy : how to manage Generation Y
HF5549.2 U5 T917
What color is your parachute? for teens : discovering yourself, defining your future
HF5381 C554
Young Southeast Asia : 40 inspiring youths
HQ799 S644 Y58