Social Research Books

I love nudging past stereotypes, discovering what it feels like to be in ther people’s skin, to get to …

What’s Happening To Our Girls?

What’s Happening To Our Girls?

$24.99

In a few short years our girls have become vulnerable. Why are girls as young as five concerned about their looks and addicted to shopping? Why binge-drink so young? What’s the appeal of social media? Why all the online bullying? Why are depression, cutting and eating disorders on the rise? Informed, revealing, compassionate and at times shocking, What’s Happening to Our Girls? is a book for all those who want to better understand and support this new generation of girls.

What’s Happening to Our Boys?

What’s Happening to Our Boys?

$24.99

What kind of world are our boys inhabiting? Why are so many boys suffering body image and self-esteem problems? Why are they drawn to countless acts of violence on TV, in movies and in computer games? What impact does our highly sexualised climate, our emphasis on success and money, have on them as they grow up? And why are so many boys vulnerable to cyber bullying and to porn? In this follow-up book to What's Happening to Our Girls?

What Men Don’t Talk About

What Men Don’t Talk About

$26.99

What do men long for, agonise over, aspire to? Why is it men are often silent in dark and dangerous, or difficult situations? Why do so many men find it hard to express how much they care? What do they look for in women? What do they want from committed relationships, from friendships? What motivates them? What do they worry about? How do they see their bodies, their world?

Secret Girls’ Business

Secret Girls’ Business

$19.99

Your one-stop full-colour teen gift book and guide to funky crafts, wardrobe and bedroom makeovers. Step inside the world of some amazing vintage blog queens. Make your own cards and gift tags. Run your own swapping spree. Stage the perfect high tea. Be inspired by the unique treasures in your local thrift store. Whether you're curvylicious or the perfect pear, discover easy ways to look and feel great about your body size.