Girl Power in the Family

A book about Girls, Their Rights, and Their Voice

From the Series Girl Power

  • Interest Level: Grade 6 - Grade 9
  • Reading Level: Grade 6

In a twist that makes this book unlike any other, Girl Power in the Family talks directly to girls about how they can collaberate with their families to gain the support they need. This book takes a careful look at the joys and challenges of family relationships, and, through the advice and experiences of dozens of girls from varied families, helps teenagers take advantage of the positive impact their parents and families can have.

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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 6
Genre Social Studies
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Publication Date 1999-08-01
BISACS JNF053160, JNF044000, JNF052040
Dewey 306.874
Features Awards and Reviewed


  • Pennsylvania School Librarians Association Young Adult Top Forty, Winner, 2000


School Library Journal

“Both texts [Girl Power in the Family and Girl Power on the Playing Field] flow well and the authors’ decidedly post-feminist voices come through loud and clear. Upbeat additions.”
School Library Journal

The Horn Book Guide

“. . .a good dose of pep talk about self-esteem.”
The Horn Book Guide

Author: Karen Lound