Books tagged: adolescence

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Body Thieves
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
You Had to Be There: Three Years of Mayhem and Bad Decisions in the Portland Music Scene
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
During her teenage years, author Sharon E. Cathcart dreamed of working in the music business. She lived that dream for seven years, beginning at age 18. Unfortunately, she learned that sometimes dreams turn quickly to nightmares.
Just For Boys
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Boys is a discussion program that helps boys build resilience to deal with societal stressors in a healthy way. It broadens the definition of what it means to be male and teaches them how to create a life of balance and interconnectedness. It is also a comprehensive prevention program targeting substance abuse, depression, eating disorders and muscle dysmorphia.
Just For Girls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Girls provides information and skills to help adolescent girls (caught in the midst of our societal crisis concerning body image and size) reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains comparative information about boys and their problems to illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Forgiving Jesse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Seventeen year old Jesse hasn't even tried to get along with his mom since his dad left them because he blames her for his dad's leaving. Desperate to have a relationship with her son again, his mom takes a plane on September 11, 2001 to work things out with his father, and never returns. The father Jesse has always hailed as a hero can't be bothered with his own son . . .
Oskaloosa Moon
Price: $4.81 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
OSKALOOSA MOON recaptures beauty, pain and adolescent struggles in a mid-American farm village, circa 1950. In the spirit of Mark Twain's "Huckleberry Finn" and movies like "Forrest Gump", OSKALOOSA MOON reveals the adventures of an outcast boy who was unwilling to be invisible.
Nurturing Girlpower
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Nurturing girlpower: Integrating eating disorder prevention/intervention skills into your practice provides a comprehensive framework for prevention that addresses the changes in girls’ bodies and in girls’ lives during adolescence. It helps demystify eating disorders and provides a skill set to enhance your counseling practice so that you can relate to the girl instead of her problem.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
So I'm A Double Threat
Series: Double Threat, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Megan Miller, a freshman at Carver High and a Double Threat, the perfect combination of smart and popular. She's got the grades, she's got the friends, and she's got the connections. Freshman year should be a breeze, but it's not. How can it be when you have boys, boys and boys on the brain. And really only one in particular. Alex Aguilar...the boy of Meg's dreams.
Double Threat My Bleep
Series: Double Threat, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Megan Miller’s story continues with Double Threat My Bleep, the sequel to So I’m A Double Threat. Meggie’s sophomore year is proving to be a challenge. Can her double threat status continue in tenth grade? Meg doesn’t think so.