By Jane Fonda, Random House Trade Paperbacks (March 4, 2014)
Being a Teen explains the science behind the changes experienced as a teen and provides the scientific knowledge for understanding and handling the personal and social challenges. Jane Fonda, the celebrated actress, has advocated for years about teen issues. Her book is a concise guide for teenagers about physical changes, sexuality, self-esteem, staying healthy, and how to have supportive, healthy relationships. The book also covers how to confront some of the biggest challenges teens can experience such as sexual abuse and eating disorders. She is honest about difficult truths, dispels myths, and provides resources for the many changes during the teenage years. Her book can help inform you of challenges that may arise in your own life or that friends may experience.