Every child has the potential to reach his or her personal goals, and will benefit from this collection of stories from tweens who have achieved success in different aspects of their lives. According to the twenty-two kids that were interviewed, keys to success include finding a good role model, being a loyal friend, and not being afraid to try new things, realistic advice and strategies that will motivate young readers in their own endeavors. The New Edition of 7 Secrets of Highly Successful Kids contains the interviews which appeared in the bestselling 2001 edition, along with updates on where some of those kids are now. Find out if their secrets have helped them in the long run, or if their blueprints for success have changed over the past five years. The book also features several new interviews with motivated tweens, sure to inspire kids and the adults that care about them! Themes include overcoming obstacles, problem solving, confidence, and peer pressure.