The Teenage Worrier's Pocket Guide to Families by Ros Asquith


The Teenage Worrier's Pocket Guide to Families by Ros Asquith

This teenagers' guide examines everything teenage worriers need to know about thriving and surviving family relationships during the horrible teenage years. It is one of four A to Z mini-guides to teenage anxieties, as seen by Letty Chubb, age 15.

About the Author

Ros Asquith

Ros Asquith contributes a regular cartoon feature to The Guardian and achieved fame world wide for her Teenage Worrier books (realistic and funny explorations of teen problems and how to solve them) and the Trixie Tempest books aimed at the "tween" market of readers between the ages of nine and twelve. Her book Letters from an Alien Schoolboy was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Book Prize and The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, won the School Libraries Association Prize.

An honours graduate of Camberwell Art School, Asquith worked in graphic design and mural painting before moving into cartooning in the 1980s. She has also served as a theatre critic for several English periodicals. Since 1990 she has been well established as a cartoonist, author, and illustrator.

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99 pages
Interest Age: 10-12+


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Publication date

1st October 1998



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