Parents' Primer: Substance Abuse
Note: All call numbers are for the Allen County Public Library,
Fort Wayne, Indiana
||Let's Talk About Smoking
Discusses the dangers of smoking and ways to avoid starting the habit.
||Hirschfelder, Arlene B.
||Kick Butts!: A Kid's Action Guide to a Tobacco-Free America
Examines the history and current status of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco and provides an action guide for staying smoke-free.
A Dangerous habit -- Chemical sticks -- Why people smoke -- time to quit -- Clean the air.
Contents: Who smokes? -- Why start? -- Thousands of poisons -- "I have to quit."
||Green, Carl R.
||Nicotine and Tobacco
Nicotine and tobacco facts -- A take-no-prisoners killer -- A love/hate relationship -- A storehouse of toxins -- Selling a legal (and profitable) drug -- Winning the tobacco wars.
||Not in Here, Dad!
Everybody hates the cigarette smoke and says, "Not in here, Dad."
||Where There's Smoke
A humorous telling of the battles Daisy and her father engage in to kick their bad habits--Daisy is a nail biter and her dad can't resist smoking.
||No Thanks, but I'd Love to Dance: Choosing to Live Smoke Free
||A Lesson for Max
Max the Mouse takes up smoking hoping to look suave, but it only makes him sick.
||Don't Start: A Book About Smoking
Concerned about their parent's smoking, a group of children get together to try and make them stop.
||Give It Up Mom
Twelve-year-old Rayne's friendship with Wendy and Dionna gives her the support she needs as she pursues her school project, to help her mother quit smoking.
||The Quitting Deal
Mother and daughter vow to help each other give up respective habits--smoking and thumb-sucking.
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||Make the Right Choice
A collection of songs about the choices children of today may be confronted with. Contents include: Say "no" to drugs -- Please, don't smoke -- Buckle up -- Child abuse won't do -- Prejudice -- Love your pet -- Don't talk to strangers -- Don't drink and d
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