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|Publisher:||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)|
|Age Range:||13 - 17 Years|
About the Author
Her young adult novels include Pointe, Claw (Carolrhoda Lab, 2017), an explosive story about two girls claiming the territory of their own bodies, and The Way Back from Broken (Carolrhoda Lab, 2015), a heart-wrenching novel of loss and survival (and a finalist for the Oregon Book Award). She is the co-author with Kiersi Burkhart of the middle grade series Quartz Creek Ranch (Darby Creek, 2017).
Her nonfiction titles include The V-Word (Beyond Words/SimonTeen, 2016), an anthology of personal essays by women about first-time sexual experiences (Rainbow List, Amelia Bloomer list, New York Public Library Best Book for Teens and Chicago Public Library Best Nonfiction for Teens) and Sneaker Century: A History of Athletic Shoes (Twenty-First Century Books, 2015), among numerous other titles.
Her forthcoming books include Tying the Knot: A World History of Marriage (Twenty-First Century Books, 2018) and Underneath It All: The History of Women's Underwear (Twenty-First Century Books, 2018). More information at www.amberjkeyser.com. Connect with Amber on Twitter @amberjkeyser.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 A Toxic Brew 4
Chapter 2 Power Plays 16
Chapter 3 Alternate Realities 28
Chapter 4 The Bodies of Women 44
Chapter 5 I Need You to Believe Me 60
Chapter 6 In The Legal System 80
Chapter 7 Yes Means Yes, No Means No 98
Chapter 8 Speaking Out, Standing Up 108
Source Notes 122
Selected Bibliography 134
Further Information 135