Courage in Overcoming Bullying and Speech Difficulties
YES, SOMETIMES YOU CAN BE VICTORIOUS OVER BULLYING!
Being Different follows Trudy through her three years of middle school. She is faced with serious speech difficulties, and she must cope with teasing and bullying from classmates. She befriends a girl who was her most abusive bully with a selfless gesture of good will that converts this girl to a friend. Later, when this new friend faces a serious challenge of her own, the two girls form a closer bond as each play a significant role in helping the other overcome the reason that they are different than their classmates. Both girls show a great deal of courage in overcoming their respective difficulties, which produces an uplifting story of determination and extraordinary friendship. Perhaps Being Different can give hope to other youngsters who face challenges and who are bullied themselves.
Format: 6 x 9 Black & White Paperback, 96 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Feb 07, 2014)
Genre: JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Bullying