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Friday 30 December 2016

Book List: Living and growing up in a digital world

You may be fully immersed in the digital world, or perhaps you've only dipped your toe into it, or maybe you are struggling to come to terms with the way young people engage online. Whichever resonates the most with you, these books are a chance to explore and better understand the ever-changing world of digital youth culture.

It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens by Danah Boyd, Yale University Press, $23.95, 9780300199000

Born Digital: How Children Grow Up in a Digital Age by John Palfrey and Urs Gasser, Basic Books, $26.99, 9780465053926

Hanging Out, Messing Around and Geeking Out: Kids Living and Learning with New Media by Mizuko Ito et al, MIT Press, $51.95, 9780262518543

The Mobile Youth: Voices of the Mobile Generation by Graham Brown, CreateSpace, $18.99, 9781480024342

Raising Children in a Digital Age: Enjoying the Best; Avoiding the Worst by Bex Lewis, Lion Hudson Publishing, $19.99, 9780745956046

Grown Up Digital: How the Net Generation is Changing Your World by Don Tapscott, McGraw-Hill, $45.80,  9780071508636

Raising Your Child in a Digital World by Dr Kristy Goodwin, Finch Publishing, $29.99,  9781925048681