Seventy Authors Tell Their Stories
Publication Date: September 2011
Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover
You are not alone.
Discover how Lauren Kate transformed the feeling of that one mean girl getting under her skin into her first novel, how Lauren Oliver learned to celebrate ambiguity in her classmates and in herself, and how R.L. Stine turned being the funny guy into the best defense against the bullies in his class.
Todays top authors for teens come together to share their stories about bullyingas silent observers on the sidelines of high school, as victims, and as perpetratorsin a collection at turns moving and self-effacing, but always deeply personal.
Megan Kelley Hall is the author of Sisters of Misery and The Lost Sister and has written for a variety of publications, including Elle, Glamour, Parenting, the Boston Globe, and the Boston Herald. She lives north of Boston.
Children who are bullied often carry those memories with them for years. In the anthology Dear Bully, young adult fiction writers reflect on the experience of being bullied. More at NPR.org
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