Realistic fiction middle grade books - these are amazing books & are life-changing, powerful stories! Many of the books on this list have been on book award lists. The website also give a brief description of the books, if you are not familiar with them.
Upper elementary and middle school girls can always use a boost in self esteem. Learning to love oneself is especially difficult at this age. This group counseling lesson includes activities and printables that build confidence and increase self respect.