Written with wit, poise and sensitivity, Thick Bones-Cause and Cures for Teen Obesity, addresses not only real life scenarios but guides students through positive and health resolutions to peer to peer bullying and supports outreach to healthier options in food habits. This title has received positive reviews and feedback from young readers, educators, and professional athletes, who have enjoyed the cultural references and viewpoints expressed throughout the book.
Students have particularly expressed their connections with the characters which are “real” and “sound just like me,” their struggles with body image, peer pressure, and fitting in. You and your school can start the conversation into weight and many other teen issues utilizing the guided questions. Order your copy today!