Mean Chicks, Cliques, and Dirty Tricks A Real Girl's Guide to Getting Through it All by Erika V. Shearin Karres
  

Synopsis

Mean Chicks, Cliques, and Dirty Tricks A Real Girl's Guide to Getting Through it All by Erika V. Shearin Karres

Cyber-bullying can be worse than being picked on in school. Like when a girl tries real hard to make me feel bad about myself. Doesn't she know how much that hurts? -Tanya, 13 I don't know any girls that don't hurt other girls in some ways. Why? Because life is tough for girls. -Angela, 14 Some girls try to intimidate and threaten you on Facebook. It's their way to get attention. I just don't want to play their game. -Jennifer, 15 Cliques. Snobs. Facebook stalkers. Twitter twits. Gossip. MySpace brats. Name-calling and showing off. Let's face it-the girl world is tough! Mean Chicks, Cliques, and Dirty Tricks, 2nd Edition is your ultimate survival guide to backstabbers and bullies both in school and online. Girl guru Dr. Erika talked to more than 1,000 teen girls just like you to help you understand what makes mean chicks tick. She features smart strategies and powerful tools, such as: * FYI: The real lowdown on the different types of mean chick behavior-what causes it and what you can do * Awesome quizzes: Designed to help you figure out where you stand with the mean chicks and how you can make real changes * Fab fixes: Hey, even a cool chick like you can feel down every now and then-these are quick pick-me-ups for any bad day * Cool quotes: Wit and wisdom from women who fought their battles years ago-and came out on top * Real Answers: Restore kindness and courtesy at your school and online Loaded with helpful advice and true stories from girls who fought back against teasing and cyberbulling, Mean Chicks is the only book you need to feel strong, confident, and triumphant.

About the Author

Erika Shearin Karres is an award-winning educator, speaker, and author. She taught in the public schools of North Carolina and on the college level as an assistant professor for 35 years. She won numerous Teacher of Excellence awards and was honored by the Governors of North Carolina and Kentucky. After the Berlin Wall came down, she was asked to teach in the formerly communist East Germany.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
224 pages

Author

Erika V. Shearin Karres
More books by Erika V. Shearin Karres

Publisher

Adams Media Corporation

Publication date

31st May 2010

ISBN

9781440503764


I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools