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Author Pouilloux, David.
Title Do you wonder why? : how to answer life's tough questions / by David Pouilloux ; illustrated by Fran├žois Cointe ; edited by Kate O'Dare ; [English translation by Willard Wood].
Pub Info New York : Amulet Books, 2012.
book jacket
 West Tisbury-Juvenile  J 646.7 POU     AVAILABLE
Descript 77, [2] p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [79]) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Who am I? -- Why don't I know who I really am? -- Why does everybody say I have no style? -- Why do I feel scared of things? -- Why do I feel so ugly? -- Why does everybody call me a nerd? -- Why do I prefer to be by myself? -- Why am I afraid of not being like everyone else? -- Why don't I know what I want to do in the future? -- Why do I have to learn all this boring stuff? -- Why is reading so boring for me? -- Parents -- Why do my parents fight even though they say they love each other? -- Why do my parents want me to go to bed so early? -- Why do my parents bug me about watching too much TV or being on the computer too much? -- Why won't my parents let me do things other kids can do? -- Why do my parents embarrass me sometimes? -- Peers -- Why do people smoke and drink even though it's bad for them? -- Why do people always want to be right (even when they're wrong)? -- Why did my friend betray me? -- Why do people make fun of one another? -- Love -- Why doesn't my crush want to go out with me? -- Why do I worry about getting dumped? -- Why did I go out with that person even though I didn't really like him or her? -- Why am I afraid to be a bad kisser? -- Why does that person flirt with me but not want to go out with me? -- Why don't I ever fall in love? -- Why don't I want a boyfriend or girlfriend? -- Why do boys think about sex all the time? -- Why do I flirt with everybody? -- Conclusion.
Summary Presents advice on issues ranging from low self-esteem and peer pressure to relationships with family and friends, including coverage of such topics as teasing, falling in love and arguments with parents.
Subject Identity (Psychology)
Self-esteem in adolescence.
Parent and child.
Interpersonal relations.
Parent and child.
Interpersonal relations.
Genre Young adult literature.
Subject Family members.
Add Author Cointe, Fran├žois, illustrator.
ISBN 9781419703898 (pbk.)
9781451786255 : $21.95 (bound)
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