Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy

Emily Bazelon, read by Rebecca Lowman. Random House Audio, unabridged, nine CDs, 11 hrs., $40 ISBN 978-0-385-36279-5
Providing a nuanced understanding of bullying, Bazelon explores the lives of three young adults deeply affected by this enduring and important social issue. The author considers meaningful ways of addressing and reducing the negative impact of bullying, and though she does not provide easy answers, she does help provide a better understanding of a complex problem. Narrator Rebecca Lowman captures the spirit of the author’s text throughout this audio production. Lowman provides matter-of-fact delivery, excellent pacing, and smooth transitions. She avoids melodrama, particularly in passages describing episodes of bullying, and provides distinct voices for the people—both young and old, male and female—quoted in the text. A Random House hardcover. (Feb.)
Reviewed on: 04/29/2013
Release date: 02/01/2013
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Hardcover - 386 pages - 978-0-8129-9280-9
Compact Disc - 978-0-385-36281-8
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