Battling the school-yard bully
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Published by HarperPerennial in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Bullying.,
  • Aggressiveness in children.,
  • Assertiveness in children.,
  • Child rearing.,
  • School violence.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKim Zarzour.
SeriesA Today"s parent book
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 219 p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19693770M
ISBN 100006379230

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Rev. ed. of: Battling the schoolyard bully. Description: xiv, p. ; 21 cm. Contents: 1. The nature of bullying Understanding the bully Helping the bully Understanding the victim Helping the victim: the parents' role Helping the victim: the school's role The bully in society - . This book, written for elementary students, touches on the issue of friends who bully. The fictional story focuses on Monica, who is increasingly teased and excluded by her best friend Katie. The book highlights the subtle bullying that takes place among girls and is often overlooked. Bullying Quotes. Quotes tagged as "bullying" Showing of “Each of us is a book waiting to be written, and that book, if written, results in a person explained.” ― Thomas M. Cirignano tags: bullying, high-school. likes. Like “Be yourself. Don't worry about what other people are thinking of you, because they're. According to a note on the back cover, Buster Bartholomew Benjamin Brown and the School Yard Bully is the first book in a projected series. I suspect that the text of the opening two pages [see excerpt above] may be used as the introductory pages of further books in the series as the text provides an overview of who Buster is while introducing.