“With the recent emphasis on social-emotional learning, this guide discusses friendship in an accessible way…” -School Library Journal

Jessica Speer (JessicaSpeer.com) is the highly acclaimed author of books for kids and teens, including The Phone Book – Stay Safe, Be Smart and Make the World Better With The Powerful Device In Your Hand. She is also the author of the award-winning, BFF or NRF (Not Really Friends)? A Girls Guide to Happy Friendships and Middle School – Safety Goggles Advised, both of which grew out of her work with kids. Blending science, stories, and fun activities, her writing unpacks tricky stuff that surfaces during childhood and adolescence. She has a Master’s Degree in Social Sciences and a knack for writing and speaking about complex topics in ways that connect with kids. Jessica regularly contributes to media outlets on content related to kids, parenting, friendship, screens and social-emotional learning. 

Books by Jessica Speer

Region: West

Categories: Middle Grade

Genres: Nonfiction SEL STEM