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Children's Nonfiction Violence

Bullying Deal With It

Deal with it before push comes to shove

by (author) Elaine Slavens

illustrated by Brooke Kerrigan

Publisher
James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
Initial publish date
Jun 2014
Category
Violence, Peer Pressure
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781459406537
    Publish Date
    Jun 2014
    List Price
    $12.95
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781459406544
    Publish Date
    Jun 2014
    List Price
    $24.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 9 to 18
  • Grade: 4 to 6
  • Reading age: 9 to 11

Description

Kids deal with bullying in its many forms on a daily basis. This newly revised and reissued edition of Bullying: Deal With It is a popular and proven resource in Lorimers Deal With It conflict resolution series. Quizzes, comics and graphic novel-style illustrations help make this an engaging and accessible way to approach a complex and all-too-common problem.

This book will give kids the know-how to deal with bullying, whether they are the targets, witnesses, or even bullies themselves.

  • Bullying 101 explains the many forms that bullying can take, from name-calling to physical fights to cyberbullying
  • Letters to the "Bully Counsellor" illustrate real-life examples of bullying
  • Quizzes test your anti-bullying skills
  • A resource page lists helpful organizations, books, and websites

Newly Revised and Updated Edition

 

About the authors

ELAINE SLAVENS is the former Consultant of Guidance and Social/Personal Skills for the Toronto District School Board and was previously Conflict Resolution Advisor for the Toronto Board of Education. This book reflects her deep and sympathetic understanding of young people and her experience with issues of conflict in school settings. The Deal With It Series helps adolescents cope with conflicts in everyday life and aims to promote peaceful homes, schools, and communities.

Elaine Slavens' profile page

 

 

BROOKE KERRIGAN grew up surrounded by books and the love of art. Now she has illustrated more than a dozen books including Fishermen Through & Through, A Plan for Pops and the Blue Spruce Award Honour Books The Little Boy Who Lived Down the Drain and Kiss Me! I’m a Prince.

 

Her fun and whimsical illustrations are created in watercolour, gouache, pencil crayon and collage. Born and raised in Toronto, she now splits her time between Tiny, Ontario and a little town in the French Alps called Chamonix. Visit her at www.brookekerriganillustration.com.

 

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Awards

  • Winner, Canadian Children's Book Centre Best Books for Kids & Teens

Other titles by Elaine Slavens

Other titles by Brooke Kerrigan