Bullying and Me by Ouisie Shapiro, Steven Vote

Bullying and Me

Ouisie Shapiro, Steven Vote


Bullying and Me by Ouisie Shapiro, Steven Vote

Bullies made Andrew's whole seventh-grade year a nightmare. Bullies forced Jaevon to change schools and get into fights. Emily's ';friends' picked at her until she was a carcass.From all kinds of backgrounds, kids and grownups talk openly about their experiences of being bullied. Their honest, moving stories will resonate with the many children who have undergone bullying of all kindsemotional and physicaland who have tried to deal with it alone or with help. Arresting photos by Steven Vote draw us into the lives of these brave people.';In this lively presentation, victims of bullying tell their own stories. . . . It's an upbeat approach offering realistic and down-to-earth advice.'Kirkus Reviews';The painful and inspirational stories of 13 diverse young people, bullies and bullied alike, are presented. . . . The fluidly paced stories are realistic. . . . The images . . . reinforce the text's direct, supportive message: ';It's not your fault. The bullies are wrong.' 'Booklist';The book's strength lies in the honesty conveyed through the personal stories. Many readers will relate to the suffering and alienation expressed, and will feel empowered by the varying perspectives offered. And those who bully may learn to better understand the roots of their behavior.'Publishers Weekly';These strategies would prove to be very helpful in different situations. This book is both timely and necessary, and should be in every library collection for both students and staff.' Library Media ConnectionOuisie Shapiro is a two-time Emmy-award-winning television writer and producer. Her writings credits includeHi! I'm in College, a short film about four young men with autism who attend college, andBatter Up!, an activity book for children. She lives with her husband in New York.Steven Vote is an award-winning Australian photographer who divides his time between New York City and western Massachusetts. Steven has a special interest in telling visual stories, photographing his subjects in their world. His work has been featured inAmerican Photo,PDN,Popular Photography, andApplied Arts, and it has been singled out by Graphic Photo Annual for exceptional imagery.

About the Author

Other Formats

Book Info




Ouisie Shapiro, Steven Vote
More books by Ouisie Shapiro, Steven Vote


Albert Whitman & Company Albert Whitman & Company

Publication date

25th March 2014




Lovereading 4 schools