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Jayla feels threatened by her classmate Sam, who has bullied her in the past for her "nerdy" love of astronomy and stars. Sam is now bullying Jayla’s friend Luisa, and she enlists Jayla to participate. Jalya reluctantly joins in but soon realizes it is wrong. With the help of caring adults and friends, Jayla comes to sympathize with Luisa and finds the courage to dare to stand up to Sam and put an end to the bullying.

The Weird! Series

These three books tell the story of an ongoing case of bullying from three third graders’ perspectives. Luisa describes being targeted by bullying in Weird! Jayla shares her experience as a bystander to bullying in Dare! And in Tough!, Sam speaks from the point of view of someone initiating bullying. Kids will easily relate to Luisa, Jayla, and Sam, as each girl has her own unique experience, eventually learning how to face her challenges with the help of friends, peers, and caring adults.

Part of the Bully Free Kids™ line

About the Author

Erin Frankel has an M.A. in English education and is passionate about teaching and writing. She
taught ESL in Alabama before her recent move to Madrid, Spain, with her husband and three
daughters. Erin knows firsthand what it feels like to be bullied, and she hopes her stories will help
bring smiles back to children who have been involved in bullying. In her free time, Erin loves
hiking in the Spanish mountains and kayaking in her hometown of Mays Landing, New Jersey.
 
Paula Heaphy is a print and pattern designer in the fashion industry. She’s an explorer of all
artistic mediums from glassblowing to shoemaking, but her biggest love is drawing. She jumped
at the chance to illustrate her friend Erin’s story, having been bullied herself as a child. She lives
in Brooklyn, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781575423999
Subtitle:
A Story about Standing Up to Bullying in Schools
Author:
Frankel, Erin
Author:
Heaphy, Paula
Publisher:
Free Spirit Publishing
Subject:
Bullying
Subject:
bystander
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
books on bullying
Subject:
bullying; Erin Frankel; Paula Heaphy
Subject:
bystander; The Weird series, Bully Free Kids
Copyright:
Edition Description:
line
Series:
The Weird! Series
Publication Date:
20130724
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from K up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illus.
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8 x 9.5 in
Age Level:
from 5 up to 9

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Children's » General
Children's » Situations » General
Education » Conflict Resolution
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Bullying

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