Rosalind Jana’s ‘Notes on Being Teenage’ is your next TBR addition because of boobs, blogging and big problems solved

It’s about time that there was a really good, down to earth, savvy (and sassy) teen advice books. And Rosalind Jana’s ‘Notes on Being Teenage’ really does tick all the boxes.

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We’ve listed some of the reasons why you need to add this to your TBR right of the now.

1. There’s a chapter called ‘And so it began… with boobs’. Sold.


2. The book includes interviews with authors, vloggers, and other industry professionals, offering a cool second perspective and also a bit of an insight into different jobs. Neat!

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3. It looks at teen mental health in a balanced, carefully sourced and intelligent way.

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4. The advice is useful for everyone. Sure, if you’re a teen then it’s most relevant to you, but it’s the kind of evergreen advice that you can keep coming back to when you forget yourself.

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5. Rosalind Jana is a total boss lady. Don’t believe us? We wrote all about her badassery right here.

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6. It’ll make you feel good. Reassured. Supported. And that it’s totally normal to feel un-normal.

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Have we convinced you to stick this on your TBR? Great! You can get your copy right here.

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Sarah is the Lead Writer and Design Queen here at Maximum Pop! Sarah holds an MA in Professional Writing from Falmouth University, and a BA in Creative Writing with English Literature from Marjon (BIG UP THE MARJON MASSIVE!). Sarah joined MP! after seeing an advertisement for writers on Instagram – because where else would a design master find their dream job?

Sarah is currently working on an expose on Draco Malfoy in her spare time. But not if his father hears about it.

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