Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls by Mary Pipher, (Ballantine, 1994).
Fast Girls: Teenage Tribes and the Myth of the Slut by Emily White, (Scribner 2002).
Sex, Power and the Violent School Girl, by Sibylle Artz, (Teachers College, 1999).
The Bully, the Bullied and the Bystander: From Pre-school
to High School: How Parents and Teachers Can Help Break the
Cycle of Violence by Barbara Coloroso,
Girl Wars: 12 Strategies That Will End Female Bullying by Cheryl Dellasega and Charisse Nixon, (Fireside, 2003).
When Girls Feel Fat: Helping Girls Through Adolescence, by Sandra Susan Friedman, (Firefly, 2000). Read an excerpt on the Firefly Books website.
Re-writing Reality: Young Women on Their Search for Self. ed. by Azmina N. Ladha, (The Freda Centre, 2003). For more info visit the website .
Raising Their Voices: The Politics of Girls' Anger by Lyn Mikel Brown, (Harvard, 1998).
Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls
edition, Harcourt, 2002).
Odd Girl Speaks Out: Girls Write about Bullies, Cliques, Popularity, and Jealousy by Rachel Simmons, (Harvest, 2004).
Social Aggression Among Girls by Marian K. Underwood, (Guilford, 2003).
Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence by Rosalind Wiseman, (Crown, 2002).
Facing the Schoolyard Bully: How to raise an Assertive Child in an Aggressive World by Kim Zarzour, (Firefly, 2003). Read an excerpt on the Firefly Books website.
Children Who Bully: Will They Just Grow Out of It?, by Wendy M. Craig and Debra Pepler. Orbit.(1999): Vol. 29, No. 4. 16-19. OISE.
Getting to the Roots of Bullying: Investing in Children. Read the article on the Investing in Kids website.
Making a Difference in Bullying, by Debra
Pepler and Wendy Craig. LaMarsh
Centre for Research on Violence and Conflict Resolution, 2000.
Read the article
on the LaMarsh website.
Recommended Fiction for Girls
Eye by Margaret Atwood, (1988).
Blubber by Judy Blume, (1974).
Tulip Touch by Anne Fine, (1997).
The Girls by Amy Koss, (2000).
Secret Friends by Elizabeth Laird, (1996).
My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig & Abigail Marble; Illustrated by Susan Wellman, (2004).
She Wins, You Win, by Gail Evans, (Gotham, 2003).
Bully in Sight: How to Predict, Resist, Challenge and Combat Workplace Bullying, by Tim Field, (Success Unlimited, 1996).
In the Company of Women: Indirect Aggression Among Women: Why We Hurt Each Other and How to Stop, by Pat Heim, Susan A. Murphy and Susan K. Golant, (Putnam, 2001).
The Bully At Work, by Gary Naimie and Ruth Naimie, (Sourcebooks, 2000).
When the Wrong Woman Wins: Building Bullies and Perpetuating
Patriarchy, by Penny Brunner, associate professor of management at the University of North Carolina at Ashville; and Melinda Costello, associate professor of management and marketing at Siena College in Albany, NY.