Sparks: How Parents Can Ignite the Hidden Strengths of Teenagers
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Sparks: How Parents Can Ignite the Hidden Strengths of Teenagers

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In this practical book, Dr. Peter Benson, a leading authority on childhood and adolescence, describes a simple yet powerful plan for awakening the spark that lives inside each and every young person. Sparks--when illuminated and nurtured--give young people joy, energy, and direction. They have the power to change a young person's life from one of "surviving" to "thriving."...more
ebook, 256 pages
Published September 25th 2008 by Jossey-Bass (first published August 20th 2008)
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Peter Benson was born in 1956 in Kent, UK and is the award-winning author of seven novels. His work has been described as ‘a far-reaching exploration into unlikely relationships’ and is characterised by the precision of its language, characterisations and approach.
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