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Peer pressure

by Gail Stewart

  • 396 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Crestwood House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Juvenile literature.
    • Subjects:
    • Peer pressure -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Peer pressure.,
    • Interpersonal relations.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the psychological aspects of peer pressure and presents situations illustrating how peer pressure can influence a young person"s actions.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Gail B. Stewart edited by Anita Larsen ; consultant, Elaine Wynne.
      SeriesThe Facts about, Facts about (Mankato, Minn.)
      ContributionsLarsen, Anita., Wynne, Elaine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ784.P43 S74 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2208906M
      ISBN 100896864448
      LC Control Number89031258

      #2: “Hillari Kimble walked up to Stargirl and said, ‘You ruin everything.’ And she slapped her. The crowd grew instantly still. The two girls stood facing each other for a long minute. Those nearby saw in Hillari’s shoulders and eyes a flinching: she was waiting to be struck in reply. And in fact, when Stargirl finally moved, Hillari winced and shut her eyes. This list of the best kids books about peer pressure is sure to include a new favorite for the voracious young reader in your life! From My Friend Maggie to The Right Hook of Devin Velma there's something here for everyone's tastes. Do you have a favorite book Author: Bookroo.

      If you have problems with peer pressure, talk to a grown up you trust, like a parent, teacher, or school counselor. Parents can also help by recognizing when their child is having a problem with peer pressure. The following are tips for parents to help your child deal with peer pressure: Encourage open and honest communication. Explore our list of Peer pressure in adolescence->Teen nonfiction Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to .

        Each book approaches bullying from a different perspective — the bully and the victims. In the first book Sergio is a bully until his conscience begins to bother him. He deals with peer pressure from the other Snappers and soon becomes their target. In the second book the animals of the forest are the target of bullying by the Blue Jays. This book offers a vividly insightful look into peer pressure. Rampant with humor and creativity, coupled with vibrant illustrations by Anita Dufalla, teachers, parents, and kids alike will enjoy this imaginative story of how rising peer pressure feels, as they learn the skills necessary to triumph over this difficult issue.


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Stargirl. by Jerry Spinelli. Paperback $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard®. Growing up isn’t easy. It seems like there are all sorts of changes happening, and it can be tough to find your place.

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