The Fault In Our Stars...and Frappucinos

by Sissy Goff & David Thomas

Every year, there is a YA book that takes the girl world by storm.  You can name the last few:  Twillight, Divergent…and now, The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars is a lovely, well-written, beautiful book—and now movie— that speaks to everything that young (and sometimes old) girls love:  drama, love, drama, beauty, and more drama.  It nails it, in fact.  And every girl between the ages of 13 and 18 I’ve (Sissy) seen in my counseling office this summer has been talking about it.  One even made me sit down and watch the trailer she was so passionate about it.

A mom of an eighth grader I met with yesterday talked about how her daughter and all of her friends were “obsessed with it.”  Here’s something you may or may not know.  And, SPOILER ALERT, by the way.  But, I believe, concerned and intentional parent important spoiler.  They have sex... READ MORE

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