❰Epub❯ ❧ Go Ask Alice Author Beatrice Sparks – Heartforum.co.uk It started when she was served a soft drink laced with LSD in a dangerous party game Within months, she was hooked, trapped in a downward spiral that took her from her comfortable home and loving fami It started when she was served a soft drink laced with LSD in a dangerous party game Within months, she was hooked, trapped in a downward spiral that took her from her comfortable home and loving family to the mean streets of an unforgiving city It was a journey that would rob her of her innocence, her youth and ultimately her lifeRead her diary Enter her world You will never forget her.
Beatrice Sparks was an American therapist and Mormon youth counselor who was known for producing books purporting to be the real diaries of troubled teenagers The books deal with topical issues such as drug abuse, Satanism, teenage pregnancy or AIDS, and are presented as cautionary tales Although Sparks always presented herself as merely the discoverer and editor of the diaries, records at the US Copyright Office show that in fact she was listed as the sole author for all but two of themSparks began working with teenagers in , after attending the University of California at Los Angeles and Brigham Young University She has worked as a music therapist at Utah State Mental Hospital and taught continuing education courses at BYUCritics have called the precise extent of Sparks qualifications and experience into question The editorial credit on some of the diaries published by Sparks identifies her as Dr Beatrice Sparks, PhD However, when journalist Aileen Pace Nilsen interviewed Sparks for School Library Journal in , she was unable to find any confirmation of where or when Sparks earned her doctorate Nilsen also wrote that Sparks was vague about specifics when asked about her counseling Go Ask Alice ePUB ´ Go Ask ePUB × qualifications and professional experienceSparks said that her experience working with troubled adolescents made her want to produce cautionary tales that would keep other teens from falling into the same traps Her first work, Go Ask Alice, was published under the bylineAnonymousin .
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- Go Ask Alice
- Beatrice Sparks
- 10 October 2019 Beatrice Sparks