You too?

This is my stop during the blog tour for You Too? by Janet Gurtler. This blog tour is organized by Lola’s Blog Tours. The blog tour runs from 6 till 24 January. See the tour schedule here: http://www.lolasblogtours.net/blog-tour-you-too-by-janet-gurtler

You Too?

Edited by Janet Gurtler

Genre: Non-fiction

Age category: Young Adult, New Adult

Release Date: January 7, 2020

Blurb:

A timely and heartfelt collection of essays inspired by the #MeToo movement, edited by acclaimed young adult and middle-grade author Janet Gurtler. Featuring Beth Revis, Mackenzi Lee, Ellen Hopkins, Saundra Mitchell, Jennifer Brown, Cheryl Rainfield and many more.

When #MeToo went viral, Janet Gurtler was among the millions of people who began to reflect on her past experiences. Things she had reluctantly accepted—male classmates groping her at recess, harassment at work—came back to her in startling clarity. She needed teens to know what she had not: that no young person should be subject to sexual assault, or made to feel unsafe, less than or degraded.

You Too? was born out of that need. By turns thoughtful and explosive, these personal stories encompass a wide range of experiences and will resonate with every reader who has wondered, “Why is this happening to me?” or secretly felt that their own mistreatment or abuse is somehow their fault—it’s not. Candid and empowering, You Too? is written for teens, but also an essential resource for the adults in their lives—an urgent, compassionate call to listen and create change.

You can find You Too? on Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40612161-you-too 

You can buy You Too? here:

– Amazon ebook: https://www.amazon.com/You-Too-Janet-Gurtler-ebook/dp/B07NVQRZYM/ 

– Amazon hardcopy: https://www.amazon.com/You-Too-Voices-Share-Stories/dp/1335929088/ 

– Barnes & Noble: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/you-too-janet-gurtler/1131266081?ean=9781488056543 

– Kobo: https://www.kobo.com/us/en/ebook/you-too-3 

– Indiebound: https://www.indiebound.org/book/9781335929082 

– Indigo: https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/books/you-too-25-voices-share/9781335929082-item.html?ref=isbn-search 

About the Author:

Janet Gurtler is a Rita finalist whose young adult books have been chosen for the JUNIOR LIBRARY GUILD SELECTION and as BEST BOOKS FOR TEENS from the Canadian Children’s Book Center. Janet lives in Calgary Alberta, Canada with her husband, son, a chubby black Chihuahua named Bruce and a Golden Retriever named Betty White.

You can find and contact Janet Gurtler here:

– Website: http://www.janet-gurtler.com/ 

– Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AuthorJanetGurtler/ 

– Twitter: https://twitter.com/janetgurtler

– Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/janetgurtler/ 

– Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4147574.Janet_Gurtler 

– Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Janet-Gurtler/e/B0049QDJYK 

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