Summary: Exposes the myth of the "Good Girl," freeing girls from its impossible standards and encouraging them to embrace their real selves.
Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.433 SIM
Summary: Offers advice to help parents guide teenage girls to recognize and reject perfectionist messages that lead to self-doubt, unfulfilling relationships, and fears of failure, and teach them self-compassion, how to take healthy risks, and the importance of finding support.
Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018
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Summary: When boys act out, get into fights, or become physically aggressive, we can't avoid noticing their bad behavior. But it is easy to miss the subtle signs of aggression in girls--the dirty looks, the taunting notes, or the exclusion from the group-that send girls home crying. In Odd girl out, Rachel Simmons focuses on these interactions and provides language for the indirect aggression that runs...
Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2002
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.54 SIM
Summary: Rachel Simmons interviews parents, psychologists, teachers, and social workers who are helping nurture girls into capable, resilient adults. Simmons talks with four very special girls who tell their own deeply personal tales of dealing with issues like cyber bullying, body image, and violence. With courage and determination, these girls reveal their hopes and dreams for a powerful future.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Distribution 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV GIR
Summary: Find your date of birth on easy-to-use charts and discover your lucky stars, lucky diredctions, and lucky colors. Diagnose and solve problems in the layout of your home and arrangement of your furniture quickly and affordably.
Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Trade Paperbacks 1996