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Damour, Lisa

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Summary: "Though anxiety has risen among young people overall, studies confirm that it has skyrocketed in girls. Research finds that the number of girls who said that they often felt nervous, worried, or fearful jumped 55% from 2009 to 2014 while the comparable number for adolescent boys has remained unchanged. As a clinical psychologist who specializes in working with girls, Lisa Damour, Ph.D., has...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2019

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Bialik, Mayim

Summary: A television star draws on personal experience to share anecdotal advice on everything, from body image and relationship challenges to first kisses and finding one's true passion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 613 BIA

Damour, Lisa

Summary: Lisa Damour introduces the seven developmental transitions that turn girls into grown-ups and helps parents form happier, healthier relationships with their daughters.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2016

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 649.125 DAM

Pipher, Mary Bray

Summary: Describes the psychological pitfalls faced by teenage girls growing up in a dangerous world in which violence, sexual harassment, eating disorders, promiscuity, and drug use have become the norm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.23 Pipher 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.235 PIP

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.235 PIP

Brown, Lyn Mikel

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.5 BRO

Roberts, Emily.

Summary: "Packed with fun and helpful tips, this guide will teach you how to express yourself in any situation, whether you're talking to your friends or parents, or dealing with bullies, cliques, and crushes. You'll also discover ways to speak up when you're upset, be assertive, and stay cool when intense emotions threaten to take over."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 153.6 ROB

Wiseman, Rosalind

Summary: Revised to include an additional chapter for parents of younger girls, a guide on how cliques shape girls' lives offers insight into gender-based power plays, early adolescence, and the role of a parent's history in shaping parenting choices.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.2 WIS

Wiseman, Rosalind, 1969 -

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Summary: The co-founder of the Empower Program explains how parents can help their teenage daughters deal with cliques, gossip, substance abuse, boys and sex, and other challenges of adolescence, in a guide designed to help girls empower themselves during a tumultuous time of life. The Basis for the Movie, Mean Girls parents can make a difference in a girl's world. Do you feel as though your adolescent...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.125 Wiseman

Simmons, Rachel

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.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155 SIM

Munroe, Erin A.

Summary: Explores dangers and problems that girls face today, including cutting, cyberbullying, substance abuse, learning disabilities, and social anxiety, with information on intervention and coping strategies.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Health Communications, Inc. 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.133 MUN

Harris, Ashley Rae.

Summary: This book is a collection of stories of adolescent girls as they learn how to be themselves and relate to the ones they love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2009

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 646.78 HAR

Fagerholm, Monika

Summary: "In 1969, a young girl makes a trip from Coney Island to the swampy coastland on the rural outskirts of Helsinki, Finland. There, her death will immediately become part of local mythology, furnishing boys and girls with fodder for endless romantic imaginings. Everyone who lives near the swamp dreams about Eddie de Wire, the lost American girl. . . . For both Sandra and Doris, two lonely,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Other Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAG

Karres, Erika V. Shearin.

Summary: A guide for coping with girls who are mean to other girls, using the words of teenagers to explore how the meanness can get started, forms it may take, and what can be done to stop it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 158.25 KAR

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 158.25 KAR

Flanagan, Caitlin.

Summary: Describes the modern transition from girl to woman and discusses the changes that have taken place in the process over the past thirty years while finding that the landmarks through the journey have remained the same.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.235 FLA

Owens, L. L.

Summary: Focuses on the importance of friendships, as well as their sometimes dramatic nature, using true to life stories and the advice from a child and adolescent development specialist.

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Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.583 OWE

Harris, Ashley Rae.

Summary: School hallways are overrun with cool cliques, misfits, friends, and enemies. This guide to healthy relationships covers the social world of adolescent girls. Cliques, Crushes, & True Friends will walk you through the social hurdles of middle school, seen through the eyes of girls who have been there. You'll encounter stories of girls as they try to fit in while staying true to themselves, make...

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Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.533 HAR

Summary: Sixteen-year-old rebel Bliss Cavendar, miserable living in a small Texas town with her beauty pageant-obsessed mother, secretly joins a roller derby team under the name "Babe Ruthless," and her life gets better, although infinitely more confusing.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY WHI

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE WHI

Damour, Lisa

Summary: "Lisa Damour, Ph.D., director of the internationally renowned Laurel School's Center for Research on Girls, pulls back the curtain on the teenage years and shows why your daughter's erratic and confusing behavior is actually healthy, necessary, and natural. Untangled explains what's going on, prepares parents for what's to come, and lets them know when it's time to worry,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.125 DAM

Reber, Deborah.

Summary: "Got goals? This empowering guide shows how to tackle your to-dos with confidence and enthusiasm so that you can transform anxiety into accomplishment."--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Beyond Words 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 158 REB

Hinshaw, Stephen P.

Contents: Impossible expectations -- Blue jeans and "blue" genes: depression and the triple bind -- Life in the pressure cooker: impossible expectations and the culture of busy-ness -- No place to run, no place to hide: the popular culture of "self-erasing identities" -- When virtue is its own punishment: how empathy and verbal skills may put our girls at higher risk -- Bratz dolls and pussycat dolls:...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.533 HIN

Brunt, Carol Rifka.

Summary: "1987. There's only one person who has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus, and that's her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finn's company; he is her godfather, confidant, and best friend. So when he dies, far too young, of a mysterious illness her mother can barely speak about, June's world is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRU

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Brunt 2012

Caron, Ann F.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 1990

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 Caron 1991

Dekker, Ted

Summary: "My name is Christy Snow. I'm seventeen and I'm about to die. I'm buried in a coffin under tons of concrete. No one knows where I am. ... Some will say that I m not really here. Some will say I'm delusional. Some will say that I don't even exist. But who are they? I'm the one buried in a grave. ... So who are you?"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEK

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Dek

Brunt, Carol Rifka

Summary: Her world upended by the death of a beloved artist uncle who was the only person who understood her, fourteen-year-old June is mailed a teapot by her uncle's grieving friend, with whom June forges a poignant relationship.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2012

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BRU