This vibrant collection features the stories of more than 30 real girls, from Australia to Brazil and from the United States to England, whom Paul encountered on her international travels. They share their different experiences, personal philosophies, hopes for themselves, and dreams for the future, revealing the wisdom of young women as they face the reality of life in the 21st century. Teenagers will relate to these remarkable young women as they speak of universal issues of family, love, work, and school. And girls will be inspired by the unique sense of purpose, destiny, and spirituality that the profiled girls discuss. Beautifully designed and richly illustrated, this volume puts the spotlight on the amazing girls who live in everyone's midst, providing real, accessible role models.
About the Author
Anthea Paul is the author of the Girlosophy series and the coauthor of 21st Century Goddess. She has worked internationally for several major magazines, including Gear, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, Surf Girl, and Town & Country, and her writing has appeared in Seventeen. She has worked professionally as a stylist, trend forecaster, market consultant, and creative director.