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Cinderland
Cinderland
Written by Amy Jo Burns
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807037034
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Cinderland
A Memoir
Written by Amy Jo Burns


Format: Hardcover, 216 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $24.95

A riveting literary debut about the cost of keeping quiet

Amy Jo Burns grew up in Mercury, Pennsylvania, an industrial town humbled by the steel collapse of the 1980s. Instead of the construction booms and twelve-hour shifts her parents’ generation had known, the Mercury Amy Jo knew was marred by empty houses...

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Cinderland
A Memoir
Written by Amy Jo Burns


Format: eBook, 216 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $24.95

A riveting literary debut about the cost of keeping quiet

Amy Jo Burns grew up in Mercury, Pennsylvania, an industrial town humbled by the steel collapse of the 1980s. Instead of the construction booms and twelve-hour shifts her parents’ generation had known, the Mercury Amy Jo knew was marred by empty houses...

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Sticks and Stones
Sticks and Stones
Written by Emily Bazelon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982633
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Sticks and Stones
Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
Written by Emily Bazelon


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $16.00

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Being a teenager has never been easy, but in recent years, with the rise of the Internet and social media, it has become exponentially more challenging. Bullying, once thought of as the province of queen bees and goons, has taken on new, complex, and insidious forms, as parents and educators... Read more >
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Sticks and Stones
Sticks and Stones
Written by Emily Bazelon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812992809
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Sticks and Stones
Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
Written by Emily Bazelon


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $27.00

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Being a teenager has never been easy, but in recent years, with the rise of the Internet and social media, it has become exponentially more challenging. Bullying, once thought of as the province of queen bees and goons, has taken on new, complex, and insidious forms, as parents and educators... Read more >
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Sticks and Stones
Sticks and Stones
Written by Emily Bazelon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644002
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Sticks and Stones
Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
Written by Emily Bazelon


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $11.99

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Being a teenager has never been easy, but in recent years, with the rise of the Internet and social media, it has become exponentially more challenging. Bullying, once thought of as the province of queen bees and goons, has taken on new, complex, and insidious forms, as parents and educators... Read more >
Sticks and Stones
Sticks and Stones
Written by Emily Bazelon, Read by Rebecca Lowman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385362801
Our Price: $20.00

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Sticks and Stones
Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
Written by Emily Bazelon
Read by Rebecca Lowman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $20.00

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Being a teenager has never been easy, but in recent years, with the rise of the Internet and social media, it has become exponentially more challenging. Bullying, once thought of as the province of queen bees and goons, has taken on new, complex, and insidious forms, as parents and educators... Read more >
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A Tribe Apart
A Tribe Apart
Written by Patricia Hersch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829931
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A Tribe Apart
A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence
Written by Patricia Hersch


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

For three fascinating, disturbing years, writer Patricia Hersch journeyed inside a world that is as familiar as our own children and yet as alien as some exotic culture--the world of adolescence. As a silent, attentive partner, she followed eight teenagers in the typically American town of Reston, Virginia, listening to their... Read more >
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Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos
Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos
Written by Sean Covey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804150
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Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos

Written by Sean Covey


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.00

En el estilo de la clásica serie Los 7 hábitos, Sean Covey nos ofrece una entretenida e informativa guía para navegar la adolescencia
 
Ser joven es tan maravilloso como desafiante. En Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos, Sean Covey aplica los principios imperecederos de la serie Los 7 Hábitos a... Read more >
The Untouched Key
The Untouched Key
Written by Alice Miller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307816924
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The Untouched Key
Tracing Childhood Trauma in Creativity and Destructiveness
Written by Alice Miller


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $11.99

As in her former books, Alice Miller again focusses on facts. She is as determined as ever to cut through the veil that, for thousands of years now, has been so meticulously woven to shroud the truth. And when she lifts that veil and brushes it aside, the results are astonishing... Read more >
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The Good Girl Revolution
The Good Girl Revolution
Written by Wendy Shalit
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307789211
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The Good Girl Revolution
Young Rebels with Self-Esteem and High Standards
Written by Wendy Shalit


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

Across the country, there’s a youth-led rebellion challenging the status quo. In Seattle and Pittsburgh, teenage girls protest against companies that sell sleazy clothing. Online, a nineteen-year-old describes her struggles with her mother, who she feels is pressuring her to lose her virginity. In a small town outside Philadelphia, an eleventh-grade... Read more >
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Paranoia & Heartbreak
Fifteen Years in a Juvenile Facility
Written by Jerome Gold


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

For fifteen years, Jerome Gold worked as a rehabilitation counselor in a prison for juveniles in Washington state. Throughout his time there, he kept a journal of his experiences with youths who had been incarcerated for murder, kidnap, assault, rape and other sex offenses, auto theft, burglary, and selling drugs. What... Read more >
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The Triple Bind
The Triple Bind
Written by Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D. and Rachel Kranz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345504005
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The Triple Bind
Saving Our Teenage Girls from Today's Pressures and Conflicting Expectations
Written by Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D. and Rachel Kranz


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 29, 2009
Price: $15.00

The Triple Bind that girls face today:
• Act sweet and nice
• Be a star athlete and get straight A's
• Seem sexy and hot even if you're not
 
In many ways, today is the best time in history to be a girl: Opportunities for a girl's success are as unlimited as her dreams... Read more >
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Paranoia & Heartbreak
Paranoia & Heartbreak
Written by Jerome Gold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228777
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Paranoia & Heartbreak
Fifteen Years in a Juvenile Facility
Written by Jerome Gold


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 7, 2009
Price: $19.95

For fifteen years, Jerome Gold worked as a rehabilitation counselor in a prison for juveniles in Washington state. Throughout his time there, he kept a journal of his experiences with youths who had been incarcerated for murder, kidnap, assault, rape and other sex offenses, auto theft, burglary, and selling drugs. What... Read more >
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Playing at Being Bad
Playing at Being Bad
Written by Michael Ungar
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551992020
Our Price: $12.99
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Playing at Being Bad
The Hidden Resilience of Troubled Teens
Written by Michael Ungar


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $12.99

“Our most troubled youth are far more resilient and healthy than we are ready to admit. If we take the time to listen very closely to our children speak about their experiences beyond our front doors, we hear an entirely different story about their lives than the one we adults tell.”

Unlike... Read more >
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The Triple Bind
The Triple Bind
Written by Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D. and Rachel Kranz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345510419
Our Price: $13.99
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The Triple Bind
Saving Our Teenage Girls from Today's Pressures
Written by Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D. and Rachel Kranz


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $13.99

The Triple Bind that girls face today:
• Act sweet and nice
• Be a star athlete and get straight A's
• Seem sexy and hot even if you're not
 
In many ways, today is the best time in history to be a girl: Opportunities for a girl's success are as unlimited as her dreams... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Hurry Down Sunshine
Hurry Down Sunshine
Written by Michael Greenberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590511916
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Hurry Down Sunshine

Written by Michael Greenberg


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $22.00

HURRY DOWN SUNSHINE TELLS THE STORY OF THE extraordinary summer when, at the age of fifteen, Michael Greenberg’s daughter was struck mad. It begins with Sally’s visionary crack-up on the streets of Greenwich Village, and continues, among other places, in the out-of-time world of a Manhattan psychiatric ward during the city’s... Read more >
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Hurry Down Sunshine

Written by Michael Greenberg


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $14.95

HURRY DOWN SUNSHINE TELLS THE STORY OF THE extraordinary summer when, at the age of fifteen, Michael Greenberg’s daughter was struck mad. It begins with Sally’s visionary crack-up on the streets of Greenwich Village, and continues, among other places, in the out-of-time world of a Manhattan psychiatric ward during the city’s... Read more >
The Good Teen
The Good Teen
Written by Richard M. Lerner, PH.D
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ISBN: 9780307347589
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The Good Teen
Rescuing Adolescence from the Myths of the Storm and Stress Years
Written by Richard M. Lerner, PH.D


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $14.95

Who says the teen years have to be terrible?


Although the word teenager has become synonymous with trouble, the evidence is clear: Adolescents have gotten a bad rap—and this according to a landmark eight-year study of 4,000 teens from twenty-five states. In The Good Teen, acclaimed researcher Richard M. Lerner sets the... Read more >
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The Good Girl Revolution
The Good Girl Revolution
Written by Wendy Shalit
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975369
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The Good Girl Revolution
Young Rebels with Self-Esteem and High Standards
Written by Wendy Shalit


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $15.00

Across the country, there’s a youth-led rebellion challenging the status quo. In Seattle and Pittsburgh, teenage girls protest against companies that sell sleazy clothing. Online, a nineteen-year-old describes her struggles with her mother, who she feels is pressuring her to lose her virginity. In a small town outside Philadelphia, an eleventh-grade... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Good Teen
The Good Teen
Written by Richard M. Lerner, PH.D
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307407665
Our Price: $13.99
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The Good Teen
Rescuing Adolescence from the Myths of the Storm and Stress Years
Written by Richard M. Lerner, PH.D


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $13.99

For many parents the thought of the teen years holds more dread than all the sleepless nights of infancy and scraped knees of childhood combined. After all, teens are obstinate, inconsiderate, and defiant; they sulk and stress; they are prone to bad decisions and unreasonable behavior.

Given the option, most parents... Read more >
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Playing at Being Bad
Playing at Being Bad
Written by Michael Ungar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771087110
Our Price: $16.95
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Playing at Being Bad
The Hidden Resilience of Troubled Teens
Written by Michael Ungar


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $16.95

“Our most troubled youth are far more resilient and healthy than we are ready to admit. If we take the time to listen very closely to our children speak about their experiences beyond our front doors, we hear an entirely different story about their lives than the one we adults tell.”

Unlike... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Girls Gone Mild
Girls Gone Mild
Written by Wendy Shalit
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588365859
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Girls Gone Mild
Young Women Reclaim Self-Respect and Find It's Not Bad to Be Good
Written by Wendy Shalit


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2007
Price: $14.99

At twenty-three, Wendy Shalit punctured conventional wisdom with A Return to Modesty, arguing that our hope for true lasting love is not a problem to be fixed but rather a wonderful instinct that forms the basis for civilization. Now, in Girls Gone Mild, the brilliantly outspoken author investigates an emerging new...

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The Burn Journals
The Burn Journals
Written by Brent Runyon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096428
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The Burn Journals

Written by Brent Runyon


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2005
Price: $14.95

I don’t want to get out of bed.I’m so stupid.I did so many things wrong.I don’t know what to do.I’m going to be in so much trouble.What am I going to do?I’m completely screwed.In 1991, fourteen-year-old Brent Runyon came home from school, doused his bathrobe in gasoline, put it on, and... Read more >
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The Burn Journals
The Burn Journals
Written by Brent Runyon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307276957
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The Burn Journals

Written by Brent Runyon


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 11, 2005
Price: $11.99

I don’t want to get out of bed.I’m so stupid.I did so many things wrong.I don’t know what to do.I’m going to be in so much trouble.What am I going to do?I’m completely screwed.In 1991, fourteen-year-old Brent Runyon came home from school, doused his bathrobe in gasoline, put it on, and... Read more >
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