Children's Hist/Biography
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Vicky Goes to the Doctor
Vicky Goes to the Doctor
Hardcover      ISBN: 1847803636
When Vicky, a young Nigerian girl, does not feel like eating or playing with her friends, her mother takes her to the doctor's office.
What's Happening to Me?
What's Happening to Me?
Paperback      ISBN: 0818403128
A sympathetic, honest treatment of the physical and emotional changes occurring during adolescence answers the questions children ask most often
Driven by Emotions: Five Stories Told from the Mind
Driven by Emotions
Five Stories Told from the Mind
Hardcover      ISBN: 1484722035
A middle-grade compilation inspired by the forthcoming film dedicates chapters to different retellings of the film's story from the perspective of Riley's emotions, including Joy, Sadness and Fear. 50,000 first printing. Movie tie-in.
Confessions of a Former Bully
Confessions of a Former Bully
Paperback      ISBN: 0307931137
After Katie gets caught teasing a schoolmate, she's sent to the school counselor to learn how to be a better friend; before long Katie realizes that bullying hurts others as well as herself, in a story told from the point of view of the bullier rather than the bullied, and one that provides kids with real-life tools they can use to identify and stop relational aggression.
I'm a Big Sister
I'm a Big Sister
Hardcover      ISBN: 0061900621
A sister enumerates the joys of welcoming a new baby to the family and the advantages of already being "big."
The Girl's Own Book
The Girl's Own Book
Paperback      ISBN: 155709134x
Published in 1834, this book of entertainments for young girls is filled with marvelous and enjoyable activities to help young girls build character and have fun.
200 Ways to Raise a Girl's Self-Esteem: An Indespensable Guide for Parents, Teachers & Other Concerned Caregivers
200 Ways to Raise a Girl's Self-Esteem
An Indespensable Guide for Parents, Teachers & Other Concerned Caregivers
Paperback      ISBN: 1573241547
A practical set of guidelines for improving the self-image of young girls helps parents and teachers understand the difference between self-esteem "boosters" and "busters." By the author of Fathering. Original. Tour.
I'm a Big Brother
I'm a Big Brother
Hardcover      ISBN: 0688145078
Cheerful pictures and simple text combine in a story that focuses on the specific experiences of big brothers as they help care for a new baby. By the authors of How I Was Adopted.
Stick Up for Yourself!: Every Kid's Guide to Personal Power & Positive Self-Esteem
Stick Up for Yourself!
Every Kid's Guide to Personal Power & Positive Self-Esteem
Paperback      ISBN: 1575420686
Discusses problems facing young people such as making choices, learning about and liking yourself, and solving problems.
Ready, Set, Grow!: A What's Happening to My Body? Book for Younger Girls
Ready, Set, Grow!
A What's Happening to My Body? Book for Younger Girls
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1557045658
Discusses the changes in younger girls' bodies as they grow older, including understanding what puberty is, weight and height changes, and menstruation.