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Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women
Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women
by Catherine Thimmesh
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An inspired ode to women inventors, this book documents the inventive collages of Catherine Thimmesh that use mirrors and found objects to create fantastic images. Illustrations.... (read more)

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A Smart Girl's Guide to Starting Middle School: Everything You Need to Know about Juggling More Homework, More Teachers, and More Friends! (American Girl Library)
A Smart Girl's Guide to Starting Middle School: Everything You Need to Know about Juggling More Homework, More Teachers, and More Friends! (American Girl Library)
by Julie Williams
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Offering girls everything they need to know about entering middle school, this guide includes insights and information on what to expect, plus advice from smart girls who've already been through the experience. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Let Me Play : the Story of Title IX : the Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America (05 Edition)
Let Me Play : the Story of Title IX : the Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America (05 Edition)
by Karen Blumenthal
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andlt;Bandgt;Can girls play softball? Can girls be school crossing guards? Can girls play basketball or ice hockey or soccer? Can girls become lawyers or doctors or engineers? andlt;BRandgt; Of course they can...andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; today. But... (read more)

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The Girls' Book of Glamour: A Guide to Being a Goddess
The Girls' Book of Glamour: A Guide to Being a Goddess
by Sally Jeffrie
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Being a glamour goddess has never been so easy! Transform yourself from drab to fab with this nifty guide to all things glamorous! Whether you want to have the shiniest hair or convince people you're a celebrity, this book will show you how! Being a... (read more)

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For Young Women Only: What You Need to Know about How Guys Think
For Young Women Only: What You Need to Know about How Guys Think
by Shaunti Feldhahn
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Unlock the Male Mystery Guys will be guys. And now girls can know what that means! For Young Women Only dives into the mysterious inner-workings of the teenage male mind so that you can begin to understand why guys say and do what they do. Exploring... (read more)

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The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie: A Doll's History and Her Impact on Us
The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie: A Doll's History and Her Impact on Us
by Tanya Lee Stone
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During her unparalleled fifty-year history, Barbie has been the doll that some people love-and some people love to hate. There's no question she's influenced generations, but to what end? Acclaimed nonfiction author Tanya Lee Stone takes an unbiased look... (read more)

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The Big Book of Girl Stuff
The Big Book of Girl Stuff
by Bart King
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The Big Book of Girl Stuff shares everything a girl needs to know-from sleepovers to diaries to makeup to boys to shopping, and everything in between It's the ultimate guide to unlocking the delightful mysteries of being a girl. It's filled with... (read more)

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Everything You Need To Know About the Riot GRRRL Movement: the Feminism of a New Generation (01 Edition)
Everything You Need To Know About the Riot GRRRL Movement: the Feminism of a New Generation (01 Edition)
by Cherie Turner
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Our new books address health and safety concerns for young adults in a comprehensive and informative context.<P>This book explores the ways in which feminism and punk rock merged in the 1980s and 1990s to create a girl-centered subculture. This... (read more)

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Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales
Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales
by Virginia Hamilton
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In the tradition of Hamilton's The People Could Fly and In the Beginning, a dramatic new collection of 25 compelling tales from the female African American storytelling tradition. Each story focuses on the role of women--both real and fantastic--and... (read more)

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The Girls' Book of Secrets
The Girls' Book of Secrets
by Scholastic
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A book that's all about you! The YEARBOOK FOR GIRLS is a real treasure that girls will have fun filling out now and enjoy looking back on in the years to come. It's a journal-style book that includes categories like favorite foods, craziest dreams, best... (read more)

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The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Things to Do
The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Things to Do
by Andrea Buchanan
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A portable, pocket-sized take on the bestselling phenomenon,The Daring Book for Girls, this book is filled with many favorite activities from the original, plus some exciting new games, crafts, and projects. Whether following tips for riding a skateboard,... (read more)

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Respect: A Girl's Guide to Getting Respect and Dealing When Your Line Is Crossed
Respect: A Girl's Guide to Getting Respect and Dealing When Your Line Is Crossed
by Courtney Macavinta
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This smart, savvy book helps teen girls get respect and hold on to is no matter what—at home, at school, with their friends, and in the world. Tips, activities, writing exercises, and quotes from teens keep readers involved. This “big sister... (read more)

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What's with My Body?: The Girls' Book of Answers to Growing Up, Looking Good, and Feeling Great
What's with My Body?: The Girls' Book of Answers to Growing Up, Looking Good, and Feeling Great
by Selene Yeager
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Rosie the Riveter: Women Working on the Home Front in World War II
Rosie the Riveter: Women Working on the Home Front in World War II
by Penny Colman
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [110]-113) 0and index.... (read more)

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Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder - Volume One: On Wisdom and Virtues
Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder - Volume One: On Wisdom and Virtues
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
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From helping others in times of need, to keeping and maintaining friendships, to having a positive attitude, Laura's words of wisdom in Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder: On Wisdom and Virtues are applicable even in today's world. As she... (read more)

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The Ultimate Girls' Guide to Understanding and Caring for Your Body
The Ultimate Girls' Guide to Understanding and Caring for Your Body
by Isabel Lluch
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Adolescence can be a tricky time. From periods and puberty to health and hygiene to fashion and beauty, every preteen girl has questions shed like answered. The problem is many girls feel embarrassed or arent sure who to ask. This book was written by two... (read more)

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Ladies First: Women Athletes Who Made a Difference
Ladies First: Women Athletes Who Made a Difference
by Ken Rappoport
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A veteran journalist showcases a dozen of the 20th century's greatest female athletes--from tennis pro Althea Gibson, the first African-American woman to win at Wimbledon, to Susan Butcher, four-time winner of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.... (read more)

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Girls Are Not Chicks Coloring Book (Reach and Teach)
Girls Are Not Chicks Coloring Book (Reach and Teach)
by Jacinta Bunnell
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Truly fun for all ages, this unique coloring book subversively and playfully examines the female gender stereotypes that pervade daily life. A diverse group of pictures reinforce positive gender roles throughout the book and show that girls are thinkers,... (read more)

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Click!: The Girl's Guide to Knowing What You Want and Making It Happen
Click!: The Girl's Guide to Knowing What You Want and Making It Happen
by Annabel Monaghan
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MAKE THE TEAM. MAKE STRAIGHT A'S. MAKE THE A-LIST. MAKE IT HAPPEN! Let's face it: You know what you want, but somehow you're just not getting it. What you may not realize is that you control your life--and Click! shows you how. Based on the idea that... (read more)

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Little Pink Book on Gab (Little Pink Books)
Little Pink Book on Gab (Little Pink Books)
by Cathy Bartel
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- Hip, new series targeting teen readers and today's topics filled with fun tips, exciting stories, bulleted lists, and more! - From the creators of the bestselling little black book series that has sold over 200,000 copies! - Stylish format that... (read more)

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