Raising an American Girl
by Therese Maring
Pleasant Company Publications. 2010. 173 pgs. Nonfiction
If you are looking for practical advice on dealing with a girl entering her teens, then this is the book for you. The short, concise chapters explain the seemingly irrational behavior teenage girls often exhibit; and it offers practical advice for handling said behavior. The more strength, perspective, and patience a mother can garner during this time, the better.