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Books About Discipline, Anger, and Stress for Ages 11-13

Share these titles with your tween to promote an understanding of coping with stress.
 
Cover image for Out of Control: How to Handle Anger — Yours and Everyone Else's
Out of Control: How to Handle Anger — Yours and Everyone Else's
by John DiConsiglio

In this book, readers can learn about anger and how to deal with it with true-life stories about teens and their feelings.

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Drums, Girls, & Dangerous Pie
by Jordan Sonnenblick

A brave and beautiful story that will make readers laugh, and break their hearts at the same time. Now with a special note from the author!

Steven has a totally normal life (well, almost).

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Paperbacks : $6.99

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After Ever After
by Jordan Sonnenblick

An amazing sequel to the groundbreaking debut, Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie.

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Hardcovers : $11.89

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Over the Wall
by John H. Ritter Illustrated by Ian Schoenherr

Thirteen-year-old Tyler is spending his summer with his cousins in New York City, playing in the Central Park Baseball League, hoping to get noticed by a scout. But Tyler's on-the-field anger leads him to trouble, as he is constantly getting into fights.

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Things I Have To Tell You: Poems and Writing by Teenage Girls

This collection includes poems and essays by teenage girls from the east to the west coast, interwoven with photographs by Nina Nickles. The work by the girls packs a punch as they write about their disillusionment, anger, hope, sadness, and most of all their strength.

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Do-Over
by Rachel Vail

Whit is furious with his father, disappointed with his best friend, and completely baffled by girls.

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