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Rachel Simmons

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Your kid forgot his homework. Again. You spy it sitting on the table by the front door, where he neglected to slip it into his bookbag. You can easily stash it in your briefcase and drop it off on your way to work. Do you do it?



No way, says middle school teacher and journalist Jessica Lahey. The author of this month's hot new parenting book, The Gift of Failure, Lahey urges parents to let our... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.79 · 5,294 ratings · 675 reviews · 8 distinct works · Similar authors
Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Cu...

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“When kindness comes at the expense of truth, it is not a kindness worth having.”
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“There is no gesture more devastating than the back turning away.”
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“Many of the most accomplished girls are disconnecting from the truest parts of themselves, sacrificing essential self-knowledge to the pressure of who they think they ought to be.”
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