Publisher description for Chicken soup for the teenage soul's the real deal : challenges : stories about disses, losses, messes, stresses & more / [compiled by] Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Deborah Reber.

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What's teen life without problems and worries? Teens will find validation, comfort and answers in this hip new book in the breakthrough Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Real Deal series
Misery loves company. Whether it's bratty brothers, befuddled parents, unfair teachers, sky-high expectations or more serious problems like divorce, illness or death, teens want and need to hear that their experiences are not uniquely horrible and that life is going to be all right. And who better to hear it from than other typical teens?
Chapters Include:
Family Freak Outs (bratty brothers, strict parents, divorce, etc.)
Who Am I? (self-esteem, self-image, wanting to be different, wanting to be accepted)
EBC: Emotional Basket Case (emotional issues, depression, loneliness, etc.)
Stabbed in the Back (by friends, teachers, coaches, etc.)
Pressure (peer pressure, let yourself down, too high expectations)
Losing It (illness, death, unexpected tragedy)
What's Happening Out There? (outside issues like war, the environment, poverty, etc.)

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Teenagers -- Conduct of life -- Anecdotes.