Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Nevitt 1996 This is just another example of a dated teen nonfiction choice. (My personal hot button for collection awfulness….seriously, does anyone weed teen nonfiction?) The information is outdated of course. The book was also more about
Woman Style Your Personal Guide to Timeless Fashion Feldon 1979 I keep thinking fashion books should be a slam dunk for weeding say after 10 years. This book was also kind of cruddy on the outside. Seriously. Even though timeless
The Church: The Gifted and Retarded Child Kemp 1957 Given the date of this publication I am impressed that someone was actually addressing special needs children. Although this book might be important in a religious education collection, it really doesn’t
Checking ’em out and sizing ’em up Wilt 1980 I know I have a particular bias about solving parenting problems with a story (and barely a story at that). I have been to motherhood hell and barely survived with my
Smoking and Health Ward 1986 I don’t know if you all have heard this: Smoking is VERY BAD for you. You all know that teen nonfiction titles are a particular sore spot with me! It seems like every kid in
Treating Mental Illness Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Drugs Byck 1986 Every time I think I have weeded all these monsters, another one shows up to prove me wrong. And what is with the cover art? I thought the giant head was
Street Smart Survival A Nineties Guide to Staying Alive and Living Well Santoro 1991 When this title first caught my eye, I was thinking it was a “live better”, self-help kind of book. Wow, this is NOT what I expected.
What to do When-and Why at parties, at home , at school, in your growing world Stewart and Buchwald 1975 I love etiquette books! I actually think this kind of material is absolutely necessary. However, I can’t imagine that