In 26 first-person stories, real teens write about their lives with searing honesty. They will inspire young readers to reflect on their own lives, work through their problems, and learn who they really are.
Have you ever done something you didn't want to do just because your friends or another groups of kids talked you into it? That's called peer pressure, and it's one of the greatest challenges teens face. The In Crowd: Dealing With Peer Pressure takes a look at peer pressure and how it works. Included are stories and advice from real teens and ways to handle peer pressure so you can stay true to yourself.
Explores the issues surrounding peer pressure through sequences of essays which guide readers through topics such as brain development, eating and exercise, popularity, parents, individuality, drugs and alcohol, and teacher influence in relation to peer pressure.
In this guide, psychologist and teen expert Lucie Hemmen offers ten tips to guide you toward creating and maintaining the social life you want. Even better, the real experts that make this guide special are older teen girls who have recently been where you are now--and have plenty to say about it.