The Resource The struggle to be strong : true stories by teens about overcoming tough times, edited by Al Desetta, Sybil Wolin

The struggle to be strong : true stories by teens about overcoming tough times, edited by Al Desetta, Sybil Wolin

Label
The struggle to be strong : true stories by teens about overcoming tough times
Title
The struggle to be strong
Title remainder
true stories by teens about overcoming tough times
Statement of responsibility
edited by Al Desetta, Sybil Wolin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First-person accounts of teenagers who overcame major life obstacles with insight, independence, relationships, initiative, creativity, humor, and morality
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.235/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ796
LC item number
.S874 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adolescent
The struggle to be strong : true stories by teens about overcoming tough times, edited by Al Desetta, Sybil Wolin
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The struggle to be strong : true stories by teens about overcoming tough times, edited by Al Desetta, Sybil Wolin
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I don't know what the word mommy means / Youniqiue Symone -- Beauty is more than skin deep / Danielle Wilson -- Controlling my temper / Christopher A. Bogle -- The answer was me / Eliott Castro -- Color me different / Jamal K. Greene -- I was a beauty school sucker / Tonya Leslie -- My weight is no burden / Charlene Johnson -- Losing my friends to weed / Jamel A. Salter -- Out, without a doubt / Craig J. Jaffe -- I'm Black, he's Puerto Rican ... so what? / Artiqua S. Steed -- All talk and no action / Elizabeth Thompson -- She's my sister (not foster) / Tamara Ballard -- Bonding through cooking / Aurora Breville -- A love too strong / Tamecka Crawford -- Learning to forgive / Christopher A. Bogle -- It takes work to flirt / Danny Gong -- My struggle with weed / Craig J. Jaffe -- College can be hell / Tamecka Crawford -- Poetry brought out the performer in me / Shaniqua Sockwell -- How I graduated / Angi Baptiste -- How writing helps me / Terry-Ann Da Costa -- Why I live in a fantasy world / Cassandra Thadal -- Walking out the anger / Tamara Ballard -- My hair is blue -- but I'm not a freak! / Lenny Jones -- How to survive shopping with mom / Chris Kanarick -- A mother to my mother's children / Charlene Johnson -- No one spoke up for Irma / Ana Angelica Pines -- I'm a seventeen-year-old therapist / Quantwilla L. Johnson -- Soldier girl / Max Moran -- How I made peace with the past / Paula Byrd
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ocm42934499
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
x, 179 pages
Isbn
9781575420806
Lccn
99056600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)42934499

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