Do you have a story to share? An untold message? A powerful essay? Jewish teenagers worldwide answered this call in droves, embracing a groundbreaking international writing challenge. From Boro Park to Los Angeles, Gateshead to Jerusalem, girls from across the globe put their best works forward, forming a multi-colored mosaic of powerful teen voices.
Presented inåÊ Winners--a first-of-its-kind anthology--are the most outstanding entries: a panorama of impressive literary talent and compelling content sure to delight teen readers from across the spectrum. Featuring vivid characters and intriguing plots that span continents and eras, and sparkling with creativity, humor and wit, this potpourri of real-life stories brings to the fore today's burning teen issues.
Prepare to meet ...
- Sari, whose glamorous Broadway career is chipping away at her soul
- Overweight Gila, whose dieting efforts are painfully dismal
- Naomi, who is terribly embarrassed of her family's financial state
- Aching Rikki, who lost her best friend in the world
- Temi, who is tired of Bubby's constant tznius admonitions
- And many, many more
Meet girls whose feelings sound ... just like yours.
Editor: Chaya Sara Ben Shachar
Softcover | 6" x 9" | 262 pages | ISBNåÊ9789657599075