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Al Desetta, M.A.

Al Desetta, M.A., was an editor at Youth Communication, a New York–based nonprofit organization that teaches writing, journalism, and leadership skills to inner-city teens, from 1985 until 2002. He is currently a freelance editor.

Contact Al
Email
help4kids@freespirit.com
Website(s)
www.aldesetta.com

BOOKS BY THIS AUTHOR

A Leader’s Guide to The Courage to Be Yourself

$27.99
Activities, exercises, and discussions help teens go deeper into the stories, relate them to their lives, and build skills for overcoming conflict.

A Leader’s Guide to The Struggle to Be Strong

$27.99
Activities, exercises, and questions invite teens to go deeper into the stories and issues of the updated edition of The Struggle to Be Strong.

The Courage to Be Yourself

$13.99
In twenty-six first-person stories, real teens write about their lives and teenage peer pressure with searing honesty.

The Struggle to Be Strong

$15.99
Through thirty first-person teen narratives, including new stories on social media and gender identity, readers learn about seven resiliencies everyone needs to survive and thrive.
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