•October 8, 2007 • 27 Comments

How would you characterize Melinda’s relationship with her family? In what ways is it typical of most families you know with teenagers? In what ways is it different?  Did you feel Melinda’s parents missed important cues? Should parents persist when their teenager pushes them away?  How should parents go about doing so without silencing the teenager even more?  Do you think Speak would be a good book for parents to read?  Why or why not?

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•September 11, 2007 • 3 Comments

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