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Title Teens talk about drugs and alcohol / edited by Jennifer Landau.

Publication Info. New York : Rosen Publishing, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Teen  TEEN 362.29 LAN    Check Shelf
Description 64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Teen voices: Real teens discuss real problems
Teen voices (Rosen YA (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Teens talk about drinking and driving -- Teens talk about friends who abuse drugs and alcohol -- Teens talk about having an alcoholic family member -- Teens talk about having a drug-addicted family member -- Glossary -- For more information -- For further reading -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary Drug and alcohol abuse can have a devastating effect on friendships and families. In this compelling book, young adults offer true-life tales that detail the price of addiction. Many of these first-person accounts highlight the fallout from a loved one's substance abuse issues, such as estrangement, neglect, and abuse. One writer can no longer see his beloved grandfather because of his alcoholism, while another feels betrayed by a friend who is addicted to drugs. As they struggle with feelings of anger and grief, these brave teens offer a way forward for others working to overcome these difficult life circumstances.
Subject Teenagers -- Alcohol use -- Juvenile literature.
Teenagers -- Drug use -- Juvenile literature.
Children of alcoholics -- Juvenile literature.
Children of drug addicts -- Juvenile literature.
Children of alcoholics. (OCoLC)fst00855292
Children of drug addicts. (OCoLC)fst01430026
Teenagers -- Alcohol use. (OCoLC)fst01145555
Teenagers -- Drug use. (OCoLC)fst01145579
Genre/Form Literature. (OCoLC)fst01921716
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Landau, Jennifer, 1961- editor.
ISBN 9781508176503 (library bound)
1508176507 (library bound)
9781508176589 (pbk.)
1508176582 (pbk.)
9781508176343 (6 pack)
1508176345 (6 pack)
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