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Decision #6: How to Increase Your Self-Worth

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2015)

There’s nothing wrong with wanting to look your best, but if your self-confidence (or lack of it) comes from how you stack up on the good-looks gauge, you’ve got serious problems. When all is said and done,...


Decision #5: How to Avoid Addictions

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2015)

Teens today face so much peer pressure to binge-drink, smoke, do drugs, and try any number of other things. And while it may seem like everyone else is doing it, addiction is a serious consequence. Decision...


Decision #4: How to Be Smart About Dating & Sex

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2015)

The choices you make on dating and sex are some of the most important decisions you’ll ever make, if not the most important. It’s crucial to be clear about what kind of people you’re going to date and...


Decision #3: How to Get Along With Your Parents

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2015)

The quality of the relationship you want to have with your mom and dad is a choice, and it’s one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. Decision #3 explores vital issues, including:

-How to build...


Decision #2: How to Make and Keep Good Friends

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2015)

Being a teen can be tough—especially when it comes to trying to fit in. People will judge you because you don’t have a perfect body or wear the right clothes, or maybe you just moved to a new town and don’t...


Decision #1: How to Succeed in School

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2015)

With all the homework, tests, gossip, and anxious parents, school can be a major source of stress. But why is school so important? Decision #1 explores how the way in which you handle your education can be the...


The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

by Sean Covey Simon & Schuster (May 27, 2014)

Over 3 million copies sold.

Over 800 positive reviews.

Adapted from the New York Times bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens is the ultimate teenage success...


Decisive Parenting: Strategies That Work with Teenagers

by Michael Hammond Jason Aronson, Inc. (April 30, 2010)

Decisive Parenting is unique; there is no other book like it. Never before has a book provided such a detailed roadmap for success in deterring problematic teenage behavior while increasing the occurence of...


Live Original

by Sadie Robertson & Beth Clark Howard Books (October 28, 2014)

Seventeen-year-old Sadie Robertson—star of A&E’s Duck Dynasty and daughter of Willie and Korie Robertson—shares her outlook on life as she opens up about herself and the values that make her family what...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Growing Up

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (May 03, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Growing Up supports and inspires teenagers as they grow up as they read stories written by other teens about the problems and issues they face every day. 

Being a teenager...


The Passage from Youth to Adulthood: Narrative and Cultural Thresholds

by Pierluca Birindelli UPA (September 26, 2014)

This book investigates how young adults build their identities in modern society. Looking at narratives from Italian young adults living with their parents and from university students, along with sociological,...


When Your Children Marry: How Marriage Changes Relationships with Sons and Daughters

by Deborah M. Merrill Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 05, 2011)

Based on interviews with married adult children, both sons and daughters, and mothers who have at least one married son and one married daughter, this book examines how marriage changes relationships with parents....


Not with My Daughter!

by Terry Vaughan Skyhorse (September 16, 2014)

Every father experiences the anxiety of knowing that one day his daughter is going to do the inevitable and start dating. In addition to cleaning his shotgun, he can become her date’s worst nightmare by also...


Sophomore Year, 92-93

by Megan B. March eBookIt.com (June 09, 2014)

A year ago, a naive Mia Adams entered high school as a freshman. If you had asked her where she'd be in a year, she would not have imagined just how different her life would be. Now, entering her sophomore year,...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Tough Times

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (March 22, 2011)

Teens love reading about these challenges, either to support themselves, or to learn more about what their friends might be experiencing. The stories in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Tough Times offer...


Six Steps to an Emotionally Intelligent Teenager: Teaching Social Skills to Your Teen

by James Windell Wiley (August 09, 1999)

Practical parenting ideas for kids from ages 13 to 19

Helping teenagers navigate the rocky years between childhood and adulthood has always been a parenting challenge--a challenge that has only grown more difficult...


Big Talk: Talking to Your Child about Sex and Dating

by Laurie Langford Wiley (May 18, 2009)

A very accessible, step-by-step guide that provides simple yet meaningful ways to discuss this crucial subject. Makes talking about sex easy and opens lines of important communications between parents and children....


Type 2 Diabetes in Teens: Secrets for Success

by Jean Betschart-Roemer Wiley (August 24, 2007)

Get a handle on your diabetes and get on with your life!

If you're a teenager who has Type 2 diabetes, you're not alone. More and more people your age are being diagnosed with Type 2-and most of them also struggle...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Preteens Talk

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (March 08, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Preteens Talk, with 101 stories from Chicken Soup for the Soul’s library, supports and inspires preteens and reminds them they are not alone.

Being a preteen is harder than it looks....


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Middle School

by Jack Canfield & Mark Victor Hansen Chicken Soup for the Soul (March 01, 2011)

With 101 stories geared just for middle schoolers, Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Middle School offers great support and inspiration for ages eleven to fourteen.

Middle school is a tough time. And this...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk High School

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (March 01, 2011)

Teens in high school have mainly moved past worrying about puberty and cliques, and Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk High School focuses on issues and topics that matter to older teens.

Teens talk high...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Getting In... to College

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (February 22, 2011)

There are many books published on how to get into college, but Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teens Talk Getting In... to College is the only one that provides emotional, instead of tactical, support. Teens and...


A Boy Should Know How to Tie a Tie

by Antwone Fisher Atria Books (April 20, 2010)

LIFE LESSONS AND HARD-EARNED ADVICE THAT EVERY BOY NEEDS TO BECOME A MAN—AND EVERY MAN NEEDS TO BECOME A RESPECTED CITIZEN

ANTWONE FISHER ALWAYS ADMIRED his foster father’s crisp sartorial style. It wasn’t...


The Smell of Sugarcane

by Beverly Ann Menke Hamilton Books (December 16, 2013)

Abandoned in Puerto Rico, Sophia James, the eldest of six Californian children, is in charge of her five younger siblings—and she is only eleven. Told through the eyes of the sixty-year-old Sophia as she paints...


Teens Can Make It Happen

by Stedman Graham Touchstone (September 05, 2000)

Prepare yourself for a lifetime of emotional and intellectual success and physical well-being with this essential and practical guide—perfect for teens, parents, grandparents, and educators alike.

The teenage...


How to Win Friends and Influence People for Teen Girls

by Donna Dale Carnegie Simon & Schuster (May 03, 2005)

Donna Dale Carnegie, daughter of the late motivational author and teacher Dale Carnegie, brings her father’s time-tested, invaluable lessons to the newest generation of young women on their way to becoming...


Parenting a Teen or Young Adult with Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): 325 Ideas, Insights, Tips and Strategies

by Brenda Boyd Jessica Kingsley Publishers (October 21, 2013)

325 astute and practical ideas, insights, tips and strategies address how to maintain an open and healthy relationship with your child as they become independent adults, designed to foster understanding between...


Clueless in the Kitchen: A Cookbook for Teens

by Evelyn Raab & George A. Walker Firefly Books (August 17, 2011)

This thorough and witty culinary guide demystifies the kitchen and its contents for young adults and anyone who's found themselves in front of a full fridge exclaiming, "There's nothing to eat here!"


Don't Sweat the Small Stuff for Teens: Simple Ways to Keep Your Cool in Stressful Times

by Richard Carlson Hachette Books (March 06, 2012)

In this candid guide to adolescence in his #1 bestselling series, Richard Carlson examines the contradictions and challenges unique to teenage life and offers high schoolers (and their parents) tools for learning...


Prayers and Promises for Worried Parents

by Robert J. Morgan Howard Books (September 10, 2013)

Are you waiting for God to work his plan in your child’s life? This inspirational collection of powerful stories and prayers offers comforting advice to concerned moms and dads.

HOPE FOR YOUR PRODIGAL . HELP...


Girls Growing Up on the Autism Spectrum: What Parents and Professionals Should Know About the Pre-Teen and Teenage Years

by Shana Nichols, Samara Pulver-Tetenbaum, Ginamarie Moravcik & Liane Holliday Willey Jessica Kingsley Publishers (January 15, 2009)

This book covers the concerns faced by girls with ASDs and their parents, from periods and puberty to friendships and "fitting in". Looking at these issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty...


Wising Up: A Youth Guide to Good Living

by Reynold Feldman & Jan M. Rumi Cowley Publications (May 08, 2007)

Written especially for teens and young adults, Wising Up distills the wisdom of many traditions to set out 80 principles of good living in bite-size two-page spreads. Know Yourself, Seize the Day, Respect Others,...


Rescuing Your Teenager from Depression

by Norman T. Berlinger, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

One in eight high school students is depressed. But depression in teenagers can be deceptive, and authorities estimate that a huge number of depressed teens are undiagnosed. Adults may mistake symptoms as "typical"...


Big Daddy's Rules: Raising Daughters Is Tougher Than I Look

by Steve Schirripa & Philip Lerman Atria Books (May 07, 2013)

What happens when a world-famous tough guy takes on the toughest job of all— becoming a father?

Welcome to the world of the Big Daddy.

Steve Schirripa is known for his star turns on The Sopranos and The Secret...


Get Out of My Life, but First Could You Drive Me & Cheryl to the Mall

by Anthony E. Wolf, Ph.D. Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 21, 2002)

Beleaguered parents will breath sighs of relief and gratitude over this bestselling guide to raising teenagers

In this revised edition, Dr. Anthony E. Wolf tackles the changes in recent years with the same wit...


Organizing from the Inside Out for Teens

by Julie Morgenstern & Jessi Morgenstern-Colón Henry Holt and Co. (September 03, 2002)

From Organizing from the Inside Out for Teens:

Jessi Says

What's My Payoff?

My bedroom is my home base and keeping it organized is a must. If my room isn't in solid condition, it's difficult to keep the rest of...


Self-Advocacy: The Ultimate Teen Guide

by Cheryl Gerson Tuttle & JoAnn Augeri Silva Scarecrow Press (June 22, 2007)

Teens who learn how to advocate for themselves and who then act are not only taking steps to right whatever wrong they have been facing, they are also preparing themselves for successful adult life. Self-Advocacy:...


A Parent's Guide to Teen Addiction

by Westreich, Laurence M. Skyhorse (October 17, 2017)

From Berkeley to the Bronx, teenage addiction has reached epidemic levels. Parents may suspect their teen’s substance use, but often don’t know if their teen is addicted or what to do about it. Dr. Laurence...


The Awkward Phase

by Tyler Gillespie & Claire Linic Skyhorse (February 02, 2016)

Based on the popular Tumblr, a collection of funny stories that commemorate the awkward phases in our lives.

Back in the 1990s, when slap bracelets and Velcro ruled supreme, two adolescents were stumbling their...


X-Plan Parenting

by Bert Fulks Howard Books (June 11, 2019)

The creator of the viral parenting concept the “X-Plan” illuminates the importance of awakening your child’s unique strength—while also taking an introspective look at your own life story to become a...


How to Nourish Your Child Through an Eating Disorder

by Wendy Sterling, Casey Crosbie, Neville H. Golden & James Lock The Experiment (August 07, 2018)

Help your child eat normally again

Parents are the first to know when their child starts behaving differently. Has your son stopped eating his favorite food, or does he refuse to eat out with friends? Has your...


Teenagers Learn What They Live

by Rachel Harris & Dorothy Law Nolte Workman Publishing Company (October 14, 2002)

Parenting by example. Using the simple, powerful message that turned Children Learn What They Live into an international bestseller with over 1.5 million copies in print, Drs. Dorothy Law Nolte and Rachel Harris...


The Transgender Teen

by Stephanie Brill & Lisa Kenney Cleis Press (September 13, 2016)

What do you do when your son announces he is transgender and asks that you call her by a new name? Or what if your child uses a term you’ve never heard of to describe themselves (neutrois, agender, non-binary,...


Why Do We Hurt Ourselves?

by Baptiste Brossard Indiana University Press (June 14, 2018)

Why does an estimated 5% of the general population intentionally and repeatedly hurt themselves? What are the reasons certain people resort to self-injury as a way to manage their daily lives? In Why Do We Hurt...


Embracing the Awkward

by Joshua Rodriguez Mango (May 15, 2018)

From First Day of School to First Dance

Who are you? Young adults struggle with lots of issues; finishing up school, finding a career, finding a partner to be with and most importantly figuring out who they...


Bad at Adulting, Good at Feminism

by Prudence Geerts Mango (May 31, 2018)

#1 Amazon New Release ? Relationships ? expectations vs. reality

Planet Prudence comics: A top online illustrator, Prudence ""Planet Prudence"" Geerts, presents her take on the struggles of adulting and finding...


Children's Dreams: Understanding the Most Memorable Dreams and Nightmares of Childhood

by Kelly Bulkeley & Patricia M. Bulkley Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 23, 2012)

Children’s Dreams teaches readers how to understand and appreciate memorable “big dreams” of childhood. The book introduces readers to the basic psychology and neuroscience of dreaming, then discusses...


Lost in Transition

by Kevin S. Koett, D J. D Christian & C. Thomas Potter Ii Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 30, 2018)

The transition from high school to college can be difficult for many students. This book shares examples of situations that students might face during their transitions and ways in which teachers, parents, administrators,...


Minimizing Transition Loss

by D J. D Christian, Kevin S. Koett & C. Thomas Potter Ii Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 02, 2018)

The transition from middle school to high school poses as one of the most challenging transitions students will make in their academic career in grades K-12. The transition from grade eight to grade posts the...


Everything is Normal

by Sergey Grechishkin Inkshares (March 27, 2018)

Everything is Normal offers a lighthearted worm’s-eye-view of the USSR through the middle-class Soviet childhood of a nerdy boy in the 1970s and ’80s. A relatable journey into the world of the late-days...