Girl Power in the Mirror

A Book about Girls, Their Bodies, and Themselves

From the Series Girl Power

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

This book tackles the questions girls have about their bodies and their looks. Author Helen Cordes asked dozens of girls around the country how they feel about themselves. She shares their revelations and a few of her own, providing new insight into what girls see in the mirror, and ultimately, within themselves.

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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 306.4
Features Awards and Reviewed


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


School Library Journal

“. . .will be popular browsing items with girls who want to know more about managing themselves and their lives.”
School Library Journal

School Library Journal

“Cordes cuts to the quick with these spirited, no-nonsense, yet still gentle and approving self-help titles [Girl Power in the Mirror and Girl Power in the Classroom] for young teenage girls. . . a lively design, a very engaging style, and substantive lists of resources.”
School Library Journal

The Horn Book Guide

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

Author: Helen Cordes