: Adolescent Girls Write About Their Search for Self
by Sara Shandler
Hardcover: Oct 1999
Paperback: Jun 1999
A poignant collection of original pieces selected from more than eight hundred contributions, Ophelia Speaks culls writings from the hearts of girls nationwide, of various races, religions, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
by Virginia Euwer Wolff
Hardcover: Feb 2001
Paperback: Sep 2002
LaVaughn is fifteen and big questions separate her from her friends. Wolff (author of Make Lemonade) unmasks the secret thoughts adolescents hold sacred and, in so doing, lets her readers know they are not alone. Ages 12+.