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Title Chicken soup for the preteen soul : 101 stories of changes, choices, and growing up for kids ages 9-13 / [compiled by] Jack Canfield ... [et al.].

Imprint Deerfield Beach, Fla. : Health Communications, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 158.1 C222    ---  Available
Description xxiii, 386 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents On relationships -- On friendship -- On family -- On love and kindness -- On learning -- Tough stuff -- Making a difference -- Going for it!
Summary From remembering their own life experience or to watching their own children grow, most people recognize that the preteen years, ages nine to thirteen, can be one of the most awkward times in life-a period of tremendous physical and emotional change. At this age, youngsters are eager to leave the "kid" stage, yet are uncertain about what adolescence will bring; they'd rather listen to peers over parents, and hear all too often to "wait until you're older." Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul will guide kids through this transition. Written by and for preteens, this uplifting collection of stories touches on the emotions and situations they experience every day: making and losing friends, fitting in while keeping their personal identity, discovering the opposite sex, dealing with pressures at school including violence, and coping with family issues such as divorce. Chapters include: On Love, On Family, On Friendship, On Choices, On Changes, On Overcoming Obstacles, Eclectic Wisdom, Tough Stuff, Attitude and Perspective and Achieving Dreams. Contributors include: *NSYNC, Mia Hamm, Beverley Mitchell and Karl Malone. Whether first-time Chicken Soup readers or "graduates" of the bestselling Kid's Soul book, preteens are sure to include this in their backpacks and book bags.
Subject Preteens -- Conduct of life -- Anecdotes.
Conduct of life.
Added Author Canfield, Jack, 1944-
ISBN 1558748016 (hardcover)
9781558748019 (hardcover)
1558748008 (tradepaper)
9781558748002 (tradepaper)
Standard No. NZ1 5831271
AU@ 000021729776

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