Synopses & Reviews
Explores how fierce social competition among parents can affect a child's life, offering helpful advice on when to step in and out of a child's conflicts with others; analyzing the impact on a child of how a parent handles risky behavior, academic performance, sports, and parties; and explaining how unspoken assumptions about important issues can sabotage parents' ability to work together. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
About the Author
Rosalind Wiseman is a cofounder of the Empower Program, a nonprofit organization that empowers youth to stop violence, and the author of the New York Times
bestselling Queen Bees & Wannabes
, the basis for the movie Mean Girls
. She lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and two children. Readers can visit her website at rosalindwiseman.com.
Elizabeth Rapoport was the editor of Rosalind Wisemans Queen Bees & Wannabes. A full-time editor, writer, and life coach, she lives in White Plains, New York, with her husband and their two teenagers.
From the Hardcover edition.