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Teens: Help Yourself Booklist

This booklist comes from Multnomah County Library and features popular informational topics of interest to teens as well as their Dewey call number.

Book List

TEENS - Resisting Peer Pressure to Do Wrong

“Peer pressure is the influence that a peer group, observers or individual exerts that encourages others to change their attitudes, values, or behaviors to conform the group norms.” 3,949 more words

Review: What You Left Behind by Jessica Verdi

Title: What You Left Behind
Author: Jessica Verdi
Genre: Realistic, young adult
Date Read: 28 July 2017
Rating: 5 Stars

Few books these days can suck me in from the very first page and drag me to the very end, but Jessica Verdi’s… 306 more words


TEENS - Coping With Constant Sexual Thoughts?

“We do not talk about our sexual thoughts to our parents or adults because we don’t want to disappoint them, or get yelled at.”–Bethany.

In a detailed study of 283 students between the ages of 18 and 25 for a one-week period, the median number of sexual thoughts for men every 24 hours was 18.6 and for women every 24 hours it was 9.9. 723 more words

TEENS - Making My Beliefs About Sex Known As a Protection

In the teen world today, being a virgin is a disgrace, humiliation, “What, you’re still a virgin?”

As a Christian, you want to answer these critical ones with confidence. 2,059 more words

TEENS - Is Oral Sex Really Sex?

In the 1980s, a teen couple might be caught kissing behind the bleachers at a basketball or football game by a teacher. Today, it is an entirely different situation. 1,232 more words

Teen Homelessness

15 years old, kicked out of the house, where am I to go? My mother couldn’t handle my rebellious behavior and didn’t tell me where to go or who to call. 581 more words

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