Risky business

Caywood, Carolyn
May 1995
School Library Journal;May95, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p44
Trade Publication
Discusses the value offered by books to teenagers in battling peer pressure and avoiding risks. Adolescence as a time of risks for teenagers due to the threat posed by peer rejection; Books with characters who can be practical models for behavior; Role of librarians in providing teenagers with stories that can positively influence them.


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