Books and TV

Rachel is the author of three works of non-fiction:

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The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence

In 2009, Rachel published The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence, the result of years of working with middle and high school girls at Girls Leadership, which she founded. Rachel argues that girls are pressured to embrace a version of selfhood that sharply curtails their power and potential. The Curse of the Good Girl is filled with original strategies and exercises that promote authenticity, integrity and personal authority in girls.

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Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls (Newly Revised & Updated Edition)

Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls exposed the crisis of bullying among girls. An instant bestseller translated into ten languages, the book ignited international conversation and activism around girls’ aggression. With new material on cyberbullying and helping girls handle the dangers of living online.  Read more about Odd Girl Out…

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Odd Girl Speaks Out

Odd Girl Speaks Out: Girls Write About Bullying, Cliques, Popularity and Jealousy

The overwhelming response of girls to Odd Girl Out led Rachel to write Odd Girl Speaks Out: Girls Write About Bullying, Cliques, Popularity and Jealousy, which gathered the personal stories, poems and confessions of girls touched by aggression and bullying. This book is seen as a companion to Odd Girl Out and is recommended for readers aged 11 and older. Read more about Odd Girl Speaks Out…

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Latest Blog Posts

How To Raise A Daughter In The Trump Era

February 20th, 2017

Parenting under a Donald Trump presidency.

News

Rachel’s Work Featured In The Washington Post

February 21st, 2017

Read Rachel’s parenting advice on how to empower middle school girls.