This page provides
biographical information about Jean Little, as well
as a list of her novels. Using this information,
write the "copy" that might appear on
a book jacket of a volume of her poetry. Include
a short quotation from "Growing Pains."
Tips for Parents and Kids In
"Growing Pains," the speaker is confused and upset
by the way her mother communicates with her. This
page, from KidSource Online, offers tips to help
parents communicate more effectively with their
children. Use these tips as a resource for the
Literature Groups activity in your textbook.