The confidence code for girls : taking risks, messing up, & becoming your amazingly imperfect totally powerful self

The confidence code for girls : taking risks, messing up, & becoming your amazingly imperfect totally powerful self
Kay, Katty
  • Item Type: Book - J 155.2 KAY
  • Published: 2018
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Description

Its a paradox familiar to parents everywhere: girls are achieving like never before, yet theyre consumed with doubt on the inside. Girls worry constantly about how they look, what people think, whether to try out for a sports team or school play, why they arent getting (3z(Bperfect(3y(B grades, and how many likes and followers they have online. Katty Kay and Claire Shipman use cutting-edge science and research, as well as proven methods of behavioral change, to reach girls just when they need it the mostthe tween and teen years. Packed with graphic novel strips; appealing illustrations; fun lists, quizzes, and challenges; and true stories from tons of real girls, The Confidence Code for Girls teaches girls to embrace risk, deal with failure, and be their most authentic selves. If you or the girl in your life loved The Gutsy Girl or Rad American Women A-Z, you'll love this.

Related Subjects

Self-confidence in adolescence--Juvenile literature.
Self-esteem in adolescence--Juvenile literature.
Girls--Psychology--Juvenile literature.
Girls--Conduct of life--Juvenile literature.

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ISBN:

9780062796981 (hardback)

Personal Author:

Kay, Katty,

Title:

The confidence code for girls : taking risks, messing up, & becoming your amazingly imperfect totally powerful self / Katty Kay & Claire Shipman ; with Jillellyn Riley ; illustrated by Nan Lawson.

Edition:

First edition.

Publication Info:

New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

Publication Info:

©2018

Physical description:

309 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

Content Type:

text

Content Type:

still image

Media Type:

unmediated

Carrier Type:

volume

Subject term:

Self-confidence in adolescence--Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Self-esteem in adolescence--Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Girls--Psychology--Juvenile literature.

Subject term:

Girls--Conduct of life--Juvenile literature.

Added Entry-Personal Name:

Shipman, Claire, 1962-

Added Entry-Personal Name:

Riley, JillEllyn,

Added Entry-Personal Name:

Lawson, Nan,

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