A perfect chapter book for middle grade girls dealing with different social and school issues, such as peer pressure, bullying, and friendship.
A brilliant book for girls facing the challenges of growing up such as building self-esteem and self-respect.
Alyssa Preston, is an eleven-year-old girl who is growing up on a beautiful island, in the Seychelles, which is one of the smallest countries in the world. Despite being the only child in the family, Alyssa has a best friend who is not real, but she is an imaginary person, Hope- THE sister that Alyssa has always wished for and the only one she can share her secrets with. However, the only way to ensure that no one hears what she tells Hope, is to write to her in her Diaries.
Enjoy the stories of her incredible life, that she shares with Hope.
Not only will you be inspired by Alyssa’s courage, but you will adore her.
BASED ON A REAL LIFE STORY.
The first book in the series of An only child's Diary, is where it all starts. Alyssa gets her first diary ever and writes to Hope about her totally new life. She moves to a new island, in a new home, and goes to a new school. Being a shy and down to earth girl, will Alyssa meet new friends and be happy with her new surroundings?
Let's find out!
What your children will learn:
- Facts about the Islands of Seychelles, one of the smallest countries in the world located in the Indian ocean.
- Good behavior and manners, and other facts of growing up for middle graders.
- How to cope and adapt to changes in life, such as moving to a new home, A new school, meeting new friends.
- This book also encourages self esteem and may help kids to cope with bullying and other school issues, such as peer pressure and family life challenges such as divorce, as well as being an only child in a family.