The process of growing up and passing through adolescence has been characterized by great inner turmoil, uncertainty, and tremendous pressures from family, close friends, peer groups and the neighborhood itself. Certainly, in our complex society, the problems youths face now seem more marked than ever before.

Susan Carter is a teen-ager embarking on her own special journey into adolescence. She finds herself plagued by powerful emotions, sometimes feeling uncertain about her awakening sexuality, sometimes becoming angered over her youthful misjudgments. Nonetheless, she must learn to cope with her surroundings and new friends-friends who pressure her into adapting to new and stimulating situations.

THE HOTTEST DAUGHTER -the story of a typical young American girl coming of age. A lesson to us all and a reminder that the journey to adulthood is not easy.

-The Publisher