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Our last best shot : guiding our children through early adolescence

Author: Laura Sessions Stepp
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1c 2000 B & T Mem 24.95.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stepp, Laura Sessions.
Our last best shot.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2000
(OCoLC)606321576
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Sessions Stepp
ISBN: 1573221600 9781573221603
OCLC Number: 43599131
Description: 359 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Knowing who they are : Am I competent? (Eric's story) ; Am I loved? Am I loving? (Chandler's story) ; Am I normal? (Shannon's story) --
pt. 2. The company they keep : Hangin' with the crowd (Libby's story) ; The loner (Chip's story) ; Best friends (Angela's story) --
pt. 3. Learning in and out of school : Low expectations (Rodney's story) ; Learning values and being valued (Jessica's story) ; Outside the box (Jack's story) --
pt. 4. The right connections : Mom's friend (Michelle's story) ; Connections severed, connections made (Mario's story) ; The power of one-plus (Alana's story) --
School year 1999-2000 --
From my home to yours: some concluding thoughts --
General resources on adolescence.
Responsibility: Laura Sessions Stepp.

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A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist translates the behavior of young adolescents and guides readers through this pivotal developmental stage. "A wealth of practical understanding and guidance for  Read more...
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