Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones
Author: Beth Goobie
Language English
Pages: 86
ISBN10: 1551432137
Genre: Young Adult
Goodreads Rating: 3.77
ISBN13: 9781551432137
Published: January 1st 2002 by Orca Book Publishers

Jujube is thrilled when Brent asks her out. She is not so happy when the rumors start flying at school. Pretty soon her name is showing up on bathroom walls and everyone is snickering and sniping. When her mother gets involved, Jujube's reputation takes another hit. Deciding that someone has to take a stand, Jujube gathers all the other girls who are labelled sluts--and worse--and tries to impress on her fellow students the damage that can be done by assigning a label that reduces a person to an object. Also available in Spanish.