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    Summary of Primates of Park Avenue: by Wednesday Martin | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries    The Best Feeling In The World by DeGreg    Cyberbullying: From Theory to Intervention by Trijntje V?llink    The Severson Sisters Guide To: Peer Pressure: An Action Plan to Create Your Own Safe and Fabulous Place in the World by The Severson Sisters    The Pressured Child: Freeing Our Kids from Performance Overdrive and Helping Them Find Success in School and Life by Michael Thompson PhD    12 Steps To Success: Become The Amazing Adult The Universe Wants You To Be by Todd Kilpatrick    Program Evaluation and Family Violence Research by Sally K. Ward & David Finkelhor    Bearing Witness: Violence and Collective Responsibility by Sandra L. Bloom & Michael Reichert    Violence: Prevention and Treatment in Groups by George Getzel    Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards by Steven F. Bucky & Joanne E. Callan & George Stricker    Bullies & Victims: Helping Your Children through the Schoolyard Battlefield by SuEllen Fried & Paula Fried    Bullying Under Attack: True Stories Written by Teen Victims, Bullies & Bystanders by John Meyer & Stephanie Meyer & Emily Sperber    New Perspectives on Bullying by Ken Rigby    Dahling If You Luv Me Would You Please Please Smile by Rukhsana Khan    The African American Criminal Justice Guide by John Elmore    The Education-Drug Use Connection: How Successes and Failures in School Relate to Adolescent Smoking, Drinking, Drug Use, and De by Jerald G. Bachman & Patrick M. O'Malley & John E. Schulenberg    How to Save Your Daughter's Life: Straight Talk for Parents from America's Top Criminal Profiler by Pat Brown    Hey, Back Off! Tips for Stopping Teen Harassment by Jennie Withers & Phyllis Hendrickson    Surprise Child: Finding Hope in Unexpected Pregnancy by Leslie Leyland Fields    Everything Pregnancy Fitness by Robin Elise Weiss    My Boys Can Swim! by Ian Davis

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The Best Feeling In The World

DeGreg

The Best Feeling In The World by DeGreg

"Full of nostalgia and heart, DeGreg takes us on a very personal journey of coming of age in the tumultuous times of the Sixties and Seventies. Think of a completely honest version of The Wonder Years filled with rock 'n roll, basketball, sex, and lots of easily forgotten truths about growing up."
––Ace Atkins, New York Times Bestselling author of The Redeemers

"Had Holden Caulfield grown up in Rutherford, New Jersey, he might have found the Mountain Way Gang and The Best Feeling in the World. DeGreg's coming-of-age memoir is a reminder of the pitfalls, pratfalls, and endless adventure that's...

2015 / 11 / 8
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Violence: Prevention and Treatment in Groups

George Getzel

Violence: Prevention and Treatment in Groups by George GetzelThis informative and thoughtful book demonstrates the value of social group work concepts applied to domestic and other forms of violence. Written by social work practitioners, each chapter focuses on a different form of violence and the appropriate models of social work with groups. Using detailed accounts of their own practice and research, professionals explain behavioral, interactional, and humanistic approaches toward varying service service populations--including perpetrators, as well as victims or "survivors." The samples of creative interventions with victims of childhood sexual abuse,...
2014 / 2 / 14
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My Boys Can Swim!

Ian Davis

My Boys Can Swim! by Ian DavisFinally—A Pregnancy Book That Won't Put Men to SleepMy Boys Can Swim! tells real men everything they really want to know about pregnancy, such as: How much is it going to cost? Why does your wife primp before seeing her doctor when she hasn't put a stitch of make-up on for you in months? And, most important, what's it going to do to your sex life? This rollicking, laugh-out-loud book is for expectant dads in search of bottom-line pregnancy information, without all that boring touchy-feely stuff you find in those books written for women. Inside you'll discover helpful—and hilarious—information...
2009 / 3 / 28
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Summary of Primates of Park Avenue: by Wednesday Martin | Includes Analysis

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Primates of Park Avenue by Wednesday Martin | Includes Analysis

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Wednesday Martin mixes autobiography, anthropology, and satire in Primates of Park Avenue, a close-up look at the rarefied enclave of New York City??s Upper East Side, one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the world. As Martin chronicles her stressful, and sometimes hilarious, efforts to fit into a world where preschoolers have play dates on private planes, she discovers the neighborhood??s real heart when tragedy strikes her family.

When Martin and her husband started their family they were concerned about the lingering...

2016 / 5 / 20
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Hey, Back Off! Tips for Stopping Teen Harassment

Jennie Withers & Phyllis Hendrickson

Hey, Back Off! Tips for Stopping Teen Harassment by Jennie Withers & Phyllis HendricksonBullying among teens is epidemic. Many teens are harassed on a daily basis by mean text messages(cyber bullying), sexual harassment, teasing (verbal) , hitting or punching (physical) and some are guilty of harassment without knowing they are perpetrators of illegal acts. Now teens will understand that bullying can have serious long-term consequences on self-esteem and be the root of antisocial behaviors, dropping out of school, health problems and even suicide.

Hey, Back Off! by Withers and Hendrickson is the first comprehensive teen guide to harassment prevention. It uses narrative real life...

2012 / 6 / 29
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The Education-Drug Use Connection: How Successes and Failures in School Relate to Adolescent Smoking, Drinking, Drug Use, and De

Jerald G. Bachman & Patrick M. O'Malley & John E. Schulenberg

The Education-Drug Use Connection: How Successes and Failures in School Relate to Adolescent Smoking, Drinking, Drug Use, and De by Jerald G. Bachman & Patrick M. O'Malley & John E. Schulenberg

Does success in school protect teenagers from drug use? Does drug use impair scholastic success? This book tackles a key issue in adolescent development and health - the education-drug use connection. The authors examine the links and likely causal connections between educational experiences, delinquent behavior, and adolescent use of tobacco, alcohol, marijuana, and cocaine.

The book uses data from the University of Michigan's Monitoring the Future project. It focuses on a large and nationally representative sample of 8th grade students in the United States who were initially surveyed in 1991-1993...

2012 / 10 / 6
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The African American Criminal Justice Guide

John Elmore

The African American Criminal Justice Guide by John ElmoreTHE CRIMINAL JUSTICE GUIDE WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO: Fight Crime in The Community Stay Calm When You are Confronted by the Police Not Get Killed by the Police Choose the Best Attorney Know Everything about Bail - Juries - Jail Understand Your Rights When You are Arrested and Incarcerated Survive in the Criminal Justice System Fight Police Misconduct Not Live with Domestic Violence Survive and Fight Drugs and Alcohol in The Community STAY ALIVE and STAY OUT OF JAIL!! The Most Important Book Ever Written for African Americans
2013 / 3 / 12
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Bullying Under Attack: True Stories Written by Teen Victims, Bullies & Bystanders

John Meyer & Stephanie Meyer & Emily Sperber

Bullying Under Attack: True Stories Written by Teen Victims, Bullies & Bystanders by John Meyer & Stephanie Meyer & Emily SperberWORDS ARE POWERFUL- they can inflict damage and they can heal. In this anthology of first-person accounts written by teenagers for both their peers and adults, words transform pain into hope and the possibility for change.

Teen Ink on Bullying is an eye-opening anthology of all three players in the bullying cycle. These conversational essays on life as the bullied, the bully, and the bystander provide insight and inspiration for change. Rather than offer a cumbersome psychological breakdown, this graceful and hard-hitting book places the reader firmly in the shoes of all involved.

The stories...

2013 / 8 / 27
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New Perspectives on Bullying

Ken Rigby

New Perspectives on Bullying by Ken RigbyThis book examines bullying behaviour in a wide range of settings, including kindergartens, schools, the workplace, in sports and prisons. Looking at bullying in each of these areas, it discusses alternative views and perspectives on bullying, helping policy makers and professionals to coordinate their work and so tackle the problem effectively.
2013 / 7 / 21
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Surprise Child: Finding Hope in Unexpected Pregnancy

Leslie Leyland Fields

Surprise Child: Finding Hope in Unexpected Pregnancy by Leslie Leyland FieldsLeslie Leyland Fields is the author of numerous books including Surviving the Island of Grace. She has received the Virginia Faulkner Award for Excellence in Writing and nominations for the Pushcart Prize. Fields divides her time between writing, mothering, commercial fishing, and teaching in Seattle Pacific University's Master of Fine Arts program. The mother of six children, ages seventeen to three, Fields lives with her husband and family on Kodiak Island, Alaska.


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2010 / 5 / 14
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The Pressured Child: Freeing Our Kids from Performance Overdrive and Helping Them Find Success in School and Life

Michael Thompson PhD

The Pressured Child: Freeing Our Kids from Performance Overdrive and Helping Them Find Success in School and Life by Michael Thompson PhDThe push for students to excel at school and get into the best colleges has never been more intense. In this invaluable new book, the bestselling co-author of Raising Cain addresses America's performance-driven obsession with the accomplishments of its kids–and provides a deeply humane response.
"How was school?" These three words contain a world of desire on the part of parents to know what their children are learning and experiencing in school each day. Children may not divulge much, but psychologist Michael Thompson suggests that the answers are there if we know how to read the clues and–equally...
2014 / 11 / 1
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How to Save Your Daughter's Life: Straight Talk for Parents from America's Top Criminal Profiler

Pat Brown

How to Save Your Daughter's Life: Straight Talk for Parents from America's Top Criminal Profiler by Pat Brown

Girls are being stalked, beaten, raped, abused, and murdered by strangers . . . and by the men in their lives. No girl is safe from harm, particularly in today's world where social media makes it too easy to connect with people she barely knows.

There are many dangerous people out there who aren't behind bars, and parents of teen girls need to be more proactive than ever about keeping their daughters safe. That's the message veteran criminal profiler Pat Brown wants parents of young women to understand. In this no-holds-barred book, Brown, who is a frequent go-to expert on Nancy Grace and other...

2012 / 8 / 25
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Everything Pregnancy Fitness

Robin Elise Weiss

Everything Pregnancy Fitness by Robin Elise WeissNow you can regain control of your body and prepare for the rigors of childbirth with The Everything Pregnancy Fitness Book. Recent studies indicate that exercise during pregnancy can alleviate discomfort, increase energy levels, speed labor, and reduce the risk of complications. The Everything Pregnancy Fitness Book. walks you through specially tailored exercises for toning and strengthening legs, arms, abdominal muscles, and the lower back-the parts of the body most affected by pregnancy and childbirth. Also included are tips and expert advice for creating a safe fitness plan for each trimester,...
2009 / 5 / 2
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Dahling If You Luv Me Would You Please Please Smile

Rukhsana Khan

Dahling If You Luv Me Would You Please Please Smile by Rukhsana KhanZainab is a thirteen year old facing a LOT of problems that threaten to overwhelm her: manipulation, bullying, the sexual exploitation of a friend and eventually an attempted suicide.

But when a teacher offers her the opportunity to direct a school house league play, Zainab thinks it might be the chance she's looking for.

If she can bring the most popular bully in school, in line, maybe she can prove she fits in.

Maybe...

Winner of the 2001 Manitoba Young Reader's Choice Honor Award
Nominated for the 2000 Ruth Schwartz Award
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2013 / 3 / 27
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Program Evaluation and Family Violence Research

Sally K. Ward & David Finkelhor

Program Evaluation and Family Violence Research by Sally K. Ward & David FinkelhorUnderstand and evaluate family violence programs for your community!

Twenty years ago, the major issue in creating interventions to prevent domestic violence was persuading the courts, the funding agencies, and society that domestic violence was a serious problem worthy of time, trouble, and money. Now that the importance of domestic violence has been established, we need safe and effective ways to evaluate those interventions to see which ones are working and how they can be improved. Program Evaluation and Family Violence Research brings together some of the best minds in the field discussing...
2014 / 8 / 22
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Bearing Witness: Violence and Collective Responsibility

Sandra L. Bloom & Michael Reichert

Bearing Witness: Violence and Collective Responsibility by Sandra L. Bloom & Michael ReichertBearing Witness: Violence and Collective Responsibility offers a unique layperson's introduction to the scope and causes of violence and trauma theory and suggests ways we can all work to attack these causes. Upon completing this work, you will have a better understanding of the social causes of the violence epidemic and concrete suggestions for its long-term control.

Bearing Witness addresses the cycle of violence by discussing some of the biological, psychological, social, and moral issues that go into determining whether a person will end up as a victim, perpetrator, or bystander to violent...
2014 / 3 / 1
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Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards

Steven F. Bucky & Joanne E. Callan & George Stricker

Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards by Steven F. Bucky & Joanne E. Callan & George Stricker

Stay up-to-date on the ethical and legal issues that affect your clinical and professional decisions!

Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards details the ethical and legal issues that involve mental health professionals. Respected authorities with diverse backgrounds, expertise, and professional experience discuss contemporary theories emphasizing professional ethics, the ramifications of professional actions and decisions, and ethical standards on teaching, training, research, and publication. This informative handbook provides...

2013 / 12 / 22
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Bullies & Victims: Helping Your Children through the Schoolyard Battlefield

SuEllen Fried & Paula Fried

Bullies & Victims: Helping Your Children through the Schoolyard Battlefield by SuEllen Fried & Paula FriedBullies & Victims explores the context of teasing and the power of relationships between children, as well as the roles of adults, schools, the media, and society at large.
2013 / 10 / 30
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The Severson Sisters Guide To: Peer Pressure: An Action Plan to Create Your Own Safe and Fabulous Place in the World

The Severson Sisters

The Severson Sisters Guide To: Peer Pressure: An Action Plan to Create Your Own Safe and Fabulous Place in the World by The Severson SistersSeverson Sisters is an empowerment organization that inspires girls around the country to live authentic lives and this workbook is part three of their six-part curriculum. The third installment of the Super Girl Guide series is jam-packed to support girls through adolescence.
2015 / 9 / 28
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12 Steps To Success: Become The Amazing Adult The Universe Wants You To Be

Todd Kilpatrick

12 Steps To Success: Become The Amazing Adult The Universe Wants You To Be by Todd KilpatrickThis is the self-help book I wished I had when I was younger. In 12 steps, it shows you how to increase your success in life, including building wealth and relationships. It will help you get rid of false self-esteem, build your confidence and feel worthy of achievement. These 12 steps will explore the nature of ego, the hazards of the group mentality and expand your view towards long-term thinking. Take responsibility, increase your karma, be a giver and you will have infinite joy.
2014 / 10 / 8
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