You Look Too Young to be a Mom: Teen Mothers on Love, Learning, and Success

You Look Too Young to be a Mom: Teen Mothers on Love, Learning, and Success

by Deborah Davis
     
 

Here is the hard-won wisdom of more than 30 young women who didn't give up on their dreams once they found out they were pregnant. Rather, they went on to live the lives they'd always wanted. One woman had her baby, finished high school, then college, and is now in law school. One abused woman in Northern Canada managed to escape her abuser, raise her child, and start…  See more details below

Overview

Here is the hard-won wisdom of more than 30 young women who didn't give up on their dreams once they found out they were pregnant. Rather, they went on to live the lives they'd always wanted. One woman had her baby, finished high school, then college, and is now in law school. One abused woman in Northern Canada managed to escape her abuser, raise her child, and start a career in music. The true stories of these resourceful women are mind-boggling, poignant, even inspiring.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780399529764
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/06/2004
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.22(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.79(d)

Meet the Author

Deborah Davis is the author of two young adult novels, The Secret of the Seal and My Brother Has AIDS. She has worked for six years with at-risk teenagers and as a doula (birth coach) for pregnant teens.

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