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Description - Being 14 by Madonna King

SHORTLISTED FOR NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR, ABIA AWARDS 2018

Is your daughter 14? Are you struggling to know what's going on inside her head? Are you worried?

This is the book that can help you understand how she's feeling, what she's thinking and what you need to do to help her navigate her tricky teens to become a fabulous woman.

BEING 14 gives a voice to every teen girl in Australia. Madonna King has interviewed 200 14-year-old girls across the country, talked to successful school principals, psychologists, CEOs, police, guidance and neuroscientists to reveal the social, psychological and physical challenges every 14-year-old girl is facing today.

-How much independence do they need?

-What is the power of a friendship group?

-How do you help build self-confidence?

-Why the obsession with selfies, social media and FOMO?

-How are parents unknowingly making life so much harder for them?

Overwhelmingly, these young girls - on the brink of womanhood - struggle to tell their parents how they feel. That's why BEING 14 gives you the answers you are looking for. It's your daughter, talking to you. And her hope, beyond anything, is that you will listen.

'valuable for any parents of teens or pre-teens' SUNDAY TIMES

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780733637094
ISBN-10: 0733637094
Format: Paperback / softback
(233mm x 155mm x 24mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Hachette Australia
Publisher: Hachette Australia
Publish Date: 28-Mar-2017
Country of Publication: Australia

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Author Biography - Madonna King

Madonna King is one of Australia's most accomplished journalists, having worked at senior levels of News Limited and the ABC (where Madonna presented the MORNINGS program in Brisbane for six years). Madonna writes for Fairfax's GOOD WEEKEND, writes a highly successful weekly column for the BRISBANE TIMES and has a regular radio spot on Brisbane's 4BC. She has written seven books, including BEING 14, HOCKEY, IAN FRAZER and BALI 9, all defined by her skilful reporting and her ability to get people to talk in depth. Madonna is also a parent of two girls.

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