Dear Bully

Dear Bully

70 Authors Tell Their Stories

By Megan Kelley Hall (Editor); Carrie Jones (Editor)

Harper Teen, Hardcover, 9780062060983, 369pp.

Publication Date: September 2011


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.

About the Author
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.

Jones is an award-winning author who graduated from Vermont's College's MFA program. She is the author of the YA novels Girl, Hero; Love (and other uses for duct tape); and Tips on Having a Gay (ex) Boyfriend, which was nominated for a YALSA Quick Pick and won the Maine Literary Award. She lives in Maine.