Personal & social issues: truancy & school problems (Children's / Teenage)

    Behind the News: School Shootings

    By Philip Steele

    Paperback £9.95

    In-depth explorations of big topics in today's world


    By Morton Rhue

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    The Wave is based on a nightmarish true episode in a Californian high school, when a teacher wanted to demonstrate the dangers of propoganda and group-think. It is one of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken, first. Laurie isn't sure what to make of 'The Wave'. It had begun...

    Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

    By Sherman Alexie

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    An all-new edition of the tragicomic smash hit which stormed the New York Times bestseller charts, now featuring an introduction from Markus Zusak.In his first book for young adults, Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend...

    The Drama Years: Real Girls Talk About Surviving Middle School - Bullies, Brands, Body Image, and More

    By Haley Kilpatrick

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    "The Drama Years is the definitive guide to the pressures that middle school girls experience every day"--

    Fish in the Sky

    By Fridrik Erlings

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    Revenge of the Number Two

    By Bali Rai

    Paperback £5.99

    Kully didn't expect a kebab to ruin his life, but after it leads to an accident in the school swimming pool, he becomes the biggest loser around. Will Kully always be 'Mr. Number Two'? Or can he get his revenge on the bullies who make his life a misery?

    The Conquerors

    By David McKee

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    There once was a large country that was ruled by a General. The General would take his army and attack all the countries around him until they were conquered. Eventually, there was only one small country left to conquer. However, this one did not resist but welcomed the soldiers -...


    By Pete Johnson

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    Tom, Mia and Oliver are the victims of a gang of bullies - who waylay them on the way home from school. It's not at school, so the teachers wouldn't be able to help, and they don't want to tell their parents, so there's only one option - to pay...

    Fruit and Nutcase

    By Jean Ure

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    The third title in Jean Ure's acclaimed series of humorous, delightful and poignant stories written in the form of diaries and letters which make them immediately accessible to children.

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