Ringleaders and Sidekicks: How to Help Your Son Cope with Classroom Politics, Bullying, Girls and Growing Up
When Rosalind Wiseman published her bestseller Queen Bees and Wannabes in 2001, it fundamentally changed the way that parents, educators and the media looked at the impact of girls' social dynamics and created a road map for girls to develop better relationships and higher self-esteem. Now Rosalind turns her attention to the tricky terrain of Boy World. Drawing on 20 years of work with boys and her own experience as a mother of two sons, Rosalind will help parents understand their tween and teenage sons better. The book will cover such timely issues as video games, online identities and social networking sites. This is an essential manual that will help any parent build a stronger, more meaningful relationship with their son.
Rosalind Wiseman, leading parenting expert and bestselling author of Queen Bees and Wannabes, turns her attention to the perils of Boy World. This is expert advice that will help any parent understand their teenage son and help him cope with classroom politics, bullying, girls and growing up.
Rosalind Wiseman is an internationally recognized expert on children, teens, parenting and bullying. She is the author of the groundbreaking bestseller Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World, that was the basis for the film Mean Girls. Rosalind is a regular contributor to several blogs and websites and often appears in the media as an expert on bullying prevention and media literacy. She lives in Boulder, Colorado with her husband and two sons.