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An Uncensored Interview with Nikol Hasler

Here at Zest, we thrive on publishing books not only of interest to teens but books that speak into their lives in thoughtful and crucial ways. That’s why we published an introduction to sex defined by its honesty and straightforward
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Speak Up!

A Guide to Having Your Say and Speaking Your Mind
by Halley Bondy

This a comprehensive guide will empower tween girls to challenge stereotypes, examine their own feelings, and speak their minds confidently.Read More

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Friends and Frenemies

The Good, the Bad, and the Awkward
by Jennifer Castle and Deborah Reber

With quizzes, polls, activities, and advice from real kids, this book is the ultimate guide to middle school friendships.Read More

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Sex

An Uncensored Introduction
by Nikol Hasler

This new, updated, and expanded edition of Sex: A Book for Teens, is a hilarious, honest, and in-depth look at every teen’s favorite subject—sex.Read More

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Shoutouts to Special Graduates

If you haven’t visited our monthly
 giveaway page yet, what are you waiting for?! Every month we give away a prize pack of books, and during the month of June, in honor of graduation season,
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Advice for the Class of 2014

If you haven’t visited our monthly giveaway page yet…what are you waiting for?! Every month we give away a book or a prize pack of books. During the month of May, in honor of graduation
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Undecided

Navigating Life and Learning After High School
by Genevieve Morgan

Undecided outlines the different options available to teens after high school and provides advice on how to follow each path.Read More

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How Not to Be a Dick Book Trailer

Meghan Doherty, author of the hilarious new book How Not to Be a Dick: An Everyday Etiquette Guide, takes a few moments to counsel New Yorkers on how not to be a dick in the
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Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Day 31

In celebration of Dear Teen Me and our epic Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Chris, our intrepid intern here at Zest Books, offers some advice to his teen self: Dear Teen Me, It’s been five
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Teen Katherine!

An Interview with Katherine Longshore

Katherine Longshore, author of Gilt and contributor to Dear Teen Me: Authors Write Letters to their Teen Selves, talks with Zest Books about writing, her teen years, and some regrettable fashion choices. Zest Books: Your
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Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Day 17

We recently partnered with School Library Journal for a Dear Teen Me giveaway and asked librarians to share the advice they would give to their teen selves. Here’s what some of them had to say!
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Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Day 11

Today on the Dear Teen Me Blog Tour: Dear Teen Me contributor P.J. Hoover has a Dear Teen Me-inspired playlist and a giveaway! Dear Teen Me contributor Jessica Spotswood shares some pics from her teen
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Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Day 9

Today on the Dear Teen Me Blog Tour: Lauren’s Crammed Bookshelf reviews Dear Teen Me! Comp Lit and Mediaphilia reflects on her own teen years and has a giveaway! Out of the Box, a Horn
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Teen Maija!

Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Day 5

In celebration of Dear Teen Me and our epic Dear Teen Me Blog Tour, Maija, Zest Books Art Director and Production Designer, offers some advice to her teen self:   Dear Teen Maija, Don’t worry,
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Dear Teen Me

Authors Write Letters to Their Teen Selves
Edited by E. Kristin Anderson and Miranda Kenneally

Based on the popular blog, Dear Teen Me includes advice from 70+ yA authors to their teen selves. Read More

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The Book of Styling

An Insider’s Guide to Creating Your Own Look
by Somer Flaherty
This entertaining and informative guide provides an explanation of the what’s, why’s, and how’s of styling…Read More

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Take Me With You

Off-to-College Advice From One Chick to Another
by Nikki Roddy

The perfect graduation or off-to-college gift to give your best friend, Take Me With You has a fill-in format so girls can personalize…Read More

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The Date Book

A Girl’s Guide to Going Out With Someone New
by Erika Stalder

The Date Book sheds light on the teen girl dating experience and empowers girls to be safe and confident when dating.Read More

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The Dictionary of High School B.S.

From Acne to Varsity, All the Funny, Lame, and Annoying Aspects of High School Life
by Lois Beckwith (aka Mimi O’Connor)

In this mock dictionary, teens will find hilarious straight talk about all aspects of high school… Read More

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Uncool

A Girl’s Guide to Misfitting In
by Erin Elisabeth Conley

Finally, the alternative girl’s guide for getting through high school! An insightful and humorous read, Uncool encourages girls…Read More