The uniquely packaged Hot Buttons Series is an accessible, quick-reference resource that parents can use to equip their children to make the right decisions, even in the face of peer pressure and outside influences. More than just another how-to manual, Hot Button Internet edition offers practical real-life situations that parents can read and discuss with their preteens. Topics discussed include: internet activity, file sharing, social networking, and internet predators. Author, mom, and broadcaster, Nicole O'Dell provides short scenarios followed by three or four responses that a teen might choose in that particular situation. Parents are then encouraged to help their children explore the issue, ask questions, and discuss the options, so when a similar situation comes up in real life, the teens are already prepared to respond.
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Nicole O'Dell, author of 23 traditionally-published books since 2007, founder of Choose NOW Ministries and host of Choose NOW Radio: Parent Talk and Teen Talk, writes and speaks to youth, women, and parents on preparing for life's tough choices. The mother of six (even a set of triplets!) is the author of YA fiction, including the popular Scenarios for Girls series and the Diamond Estates Series, and non-fiction for teens including Girl Talk, 2/1/12, based on the popul...