Keeping Safe: Around Alcohol, Drugs and Cigarettes by Anne Rooney
  

Synopsis

Keeping Safe: Around Alcohol, Drugs and Cigarettes by Anne Rooney

Most kids have pretty good instincts and most realise that drink, drugs and cigarettes are all harmful. But they may not realise how much these danger surround them, or how easy it can be to be persuaded to try them for the first time!. Broken down into three sections, each one dealing with a particular substance, the book examines how people get addicted to them, the health and social dangers and potential ways to avoid them. This book will help kids stay safe because it is full of advice on what to do if they think they are likely to come into contact with addictive substances and also how to stand up for yourself if you are offered any. An essential guide for any child. Full of sensible and relevant information for modern kids. Keeping Safe is a series of four books aimed at children aged 9+, dealing with the hot topics on staying safe in the modern world.

About the Author

Anne Rooney

Anne studied English at Cambridge and began writing fiction and non fiction for children for early years to teens ten years ago. She was longlisted for ther Aventis Science Prize in 2004. Anne lives in Cambridge.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Anne Rooney
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Author's Website

www.annerooney.co.uk

Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

11th September 2014

ISBN

9781445132495


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