Multcolib Teen Picks: Breaking Up, Not Breaking Down

Alone Forever
Alone Forever The Singles Collection By Prince, Liz Book - 2014 GN 306.7 PRINCE 2014 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 3 copies

Annotation:Liz Prince's autobiographical comic "explores the joys of flying solo, free to focus on what really matters: comics, punk rock, and cute boys with beards."

Chicken Soup for the Soul
Chicken Soup for the Soul Teens Talk Relationships : Stories About Family, Friends, and Love Book - 2008 y 158.1 C533trf 2008 All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:"A compilation of true stories written by teenagers, and by adults writing about their teenage years, focusing on teen relationships with parents, friends, crushes, boyfriends and girlfriends."

Cool Things About My Exes That Mean Nothing
Cool Things About My Exes That Mean Nothing A Collection Book - 2008 ZINE 306.73 COOL 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:"Often what initially attracts us to someone, doesn't end up mattering very much at all. And that's exactly what this zine is about. Becky and friends compiled the things they remember about various old flames: His handlebar mustache, her ability to weld, or the fact that he was from Alaska. Things like trying out for Jeopardy, or being a male ballerina, can attract you to someone, but in the end, you realize they're just novelties."

Friendship, Dating, and Relationships
Friendship, Dating, and Relationships By Payment, Simone Book - 2010 y 306.760835 P344f 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:"This book explores GLBT teens' relationships with themselves, their friends, and the people they date. Issues such as getting over a breakup, dating and online safety, safe sex, and coming out to one's friends are presented in a comprehensive, engaging manner."

I Can't Keep My Own Secrets
I Can't Keep My Own Secrets Six-word Memoirs by Teens Famous & Obscure : From Smith Magazine Book - 2009 y 808.06692 I111 2009 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 5 copies

Annotation:How much can you say in six words? A lot: "Met online; love before first sight. Hair's pink to piss you off. I fulfilled my awkwardness quota today. My mom had my boyfriend deported. According to Facebook, we broke up."

Mortified Love Is A Battlefield Book - 2008 810.8092 M888L 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:"Mortified: Love Is a Battlefield revisits the boundlessly embarrassing topic of childhood love, uncovering priceless artifacts of authentic teen angst that tell of unrequited crushes, awkward hookups, odd celebrity infatuations, and all manner of romantic catastrophes."

Tiny Beautiful Things
Tiny Beautiful Things Advice on Love and Life From Dear Sugar By Strayed, Cheryl Book - 2012 070.444 S913t 2012 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 80 on 27 copies

Annotation:The best of Cheryl Strayed's sensitive and eloquent Dear Sugar advice columns from The Rumpus website.

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