the curSe of the good girl
Raising authentic girls with Courage and Confidence
Provides a catalog of practical strategies to foster girls’ assertiveness, resilience, and integrity. “If you are a parent or an educator
and want to know what stops girls from reaching their full potential and what you can do to make sure she does, please read The
Curse of the Good Girl.”—Rosalind Wiseman, author of Queen Bees
Penguin • 288 pp. • 978-0-14-311798-8 • $15.00
Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen
how to Discuss What Matters Most
Based on fifteen years of research at the Harvard Negotiation Project, Difficult Conversations walks readers through a step-by-step
proven approach to having tough conversations with less stress
and more success.
Penguin • 352 pp. • 978-0-14-311844-2 • $16.00
Douglas Stone and Elizabeth Tippett
The Essential guide to Student Life
Stone, a long-time Harvard residential adviser and Tippett, a recent Harvard graduate and founding director of the university’s
peer mediation program, help students deal with nightmare roommates, handle academic pressures, make smart choices about alcohol and sex, communicate with parents, and address all the other
big issues that can make college as challenging as it is exciting.
Penguin • 224 pp. • 978-0-14-303425-4 • $14.00
Students Helping Students
nAVigAting your freShmAn yeAr
how to Make the Leap to College Life—and Land on Your Feet
From making peace with a difficult roommate to choosing the
right classes, college students and recent grads tell freshmen all
they need to know to get through their first year with flying colors.
Prentice hall Press • 176 pp. • 978-0-735-20392-1 • $12.95
eAtS, ShootS & leAVeS
The zero Tolerance approach to Punctuation
“Makes correct usage so cool that you have to admire Ms. Truss.”—
The New York Times.
gotham • 240 pp. • 978-1-59240-203-8 • $12.00
reAd it Before you eAt it
how to Decode Food Labels and Make
the healthiest Choice Every Time
Renowned nutritionist Bonnie Taub-Dix shows readers how to
make sense of the labels and sidestep tricky marketing ploys. She
walks them through a typical grocery store and points out the best
food choices to make in every aisle.
Plume • 272 pp. • 978-0-452-29643-5 • $17.00