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How to Like Yourself

by Rebecca Foster

In "How to Like Yourself", university counselor Cheryl Bradshaw reassures teens that they are likeable and can make meaningful connections with others simply by being themselves. According to the personal yield theory, she writes, we... Read More

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Votes of Confidence

by Rebecca Foster

Even as a kid, Jeff Fleischer recalls, he was a politics nerd. Now a Chicago journalist with history books about iconic revolutionaries and instances of mass hysteria under his belt, he’s issued a timely primer on the American... Read More

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Be Audacious

by Bobbye Middendorf

Practical exercise, mantras, compelling anecdotes, and stories of scrappiness all help instill an audacious kind of confidence in kids. "Be Audacious" features stories of grit and scrappiness that are required for overcoming adversity;... Read More

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Rockin' the Boat

by Melissa Wuske

Fleischer shows teens the ancestors of their nonconformist mindset in this informative and humorous historical guide. Rockin’ the Boat: 50 Iconic Revolutionaries from Joan of Arc to Malcolm X, by Jeff Fleischer, harnesses the rebel... Read More

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