Quiet power : the secret strengths of introverted kids / Susan Cain with Gregory Mone and Erica Moroz ; illustrated by Grant Snider.
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- ISBN: 0147509920
- ISBN: 9780147509925
- ISBN: 9781518242359
- ISBN: 1518242359
- Physical Description: 270 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
- Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2017.
- Copyright: ©2016.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| A manifesto for introverts -- Introduction -- School. Quiet in the cafeteria ; Quiet in the classroom ; Group projects, the introverted way ; Quiet leaders -- Socializing. Quiet friendship ; Quiet parties ; #Quiet ; Opposites attract -- Hobbies. Quiet creativity ; The quiet athlete ; Quietly adventurous ; Changing the world the quiet way ; Quiet in the spotlight -- Home. The restorative niche ; Quiet with family -- Conclusion -- The quiet revolution in the classroom: an afterword for teachers -- A guide for parents.
|Summary, etc.:|| "The monumental bestseller Quiet has been recast in a new edition that empowers introverted kids and teens Susan Cain sparked a worldwide conversation when she published Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. With her inspiring book, she permanently changed the way we see introverts and the way introverts see themselves. The original book focused on the workplace, and Susan realized that a version for and about kids was also badly needed. This book is all about kids' world--school, extracurriculars, family life, and friendship. You'll read about actual kids who have tackled the challenges of not being extroverted and who have made a mark in their own quiet way. You'll hear Susan Cain's own story, and you'll be able to make use of the tips at the end of each chapter. There's even a guide at the end of the book for parents and teachers. This insightful, accessible, and empowering book, illustrated with amusing comic-style art, will be eye-opening to extroverts and introverts alike"-- Provided by publisher.
Being quiet isn't a weakness. It's a superpower. Too quiet to change the world? No such thing. Introverts throughout history have accomplished increadible feats because of their quiet personalities, not in spite of them. From class presidents to musical theater performers to video gamers to explorers, introverted teens are often able to use their quiet nature to their advantage. Find out how you, too, can inspire those around you.
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