Cyber bullying can be worse than being picked on in school Like when a girl tries real hard to make me feel bad about myself Doesn t she know how much that hurts Tanya,I don t know any girls that don t hurt other girls in some ways Why Because life is tough for girls Angela,Some girls try to intimidate and threaten you on Facebook It s their way to get attention I just don t want to play their game Jennifer, Cliques Snobs Facebook stalkers Twitter twits Gossip MySpace brats Name calling and showing off Let s face itthe girl world is tough Mean Chicks, Cliques, and Dirty Tricks, nd Edition is your ultimate survival guide to backstabbers and bullies both in school and online Girl guru Dr Erika talked tothan , teen girls just like you to help you understand what makes mean chicks tick She features smart strategies and powerful tools, such as FYI The real lowdown on the different types of mean chick behaviorwhat causes it and what you can doAwesome quizzes Designed to help you figure out where you stand with the mean chicks and how you can make real changesFab fixes Hey, even a cool chick like you can feel down every now and thenthese are quick pick me ups for any bad dayCool quotes Wit and wisdom from women who fought their battles years agoand came out on topReal Answers Restore kindness and courtesy at your school and online Loaded with helpful advice and true stories from girls who fought back against teasing and cyberbulling, Mean Chicks is the only book you need to feel strong, confident, and triumphantErika Shearin Karres is an award winning educator, speaker, and author She taught in the public schools of North Carolina and on the college level as an assistant professor foryears She won numerous Teacher of Excellence awards and was honored by the Governors of North Carolina and Kentucky After the Berlin Wall came down, she was asked to teach in the formerly communist East Germany