Matthews, NC Author Publishes Young Adult Book

September 28, 2022 (PRLEAP.COM) Entertainment News
The Silver-Horned Girl, a new book by Lisa B. Owens, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.

When a girl suddenly wakes up with a beeping silver horn growing out of her head, her normal life is changed. Suddenly she feels scared, left out, and bullied by her peers.

Designed as a conversation starter for facing anxiety, The Silver-Horned Girl demonstrates to teens how similarly insecurity affects everyone. Whether they experience a visible difference or one less obvious, no one should have to suffer in silence. In addition to this creative tale, a section has been dedicated to "Talking Points", a "Mental Health Tool Kit" and valuable resources for students, families, and teachers along with a special space to journal.

Learn more about The Silver-Horned Girl at the places listed below!

Facebook: The Silver-Horned Girl

Instagram: @TheSilverHornedGirl


About the Author
After suffering from anxiety and low self-esteem due to wearing a back brace for scoliosis, Lisa B. Owens decided to use her story through The Silver-Horned Girl to help others. Owens graduated from Penn State University in 1987 with a BA in Journalism. She has been an Associate Producer for WTVR in Richmond, VA, a Special Projects Producer for NBC News Channel, and a consultant in a variety of areas. She currently lives in North Carolina with her husband, Chris, and daughters, Madison, and McKenna.

The Silver-Horned Girl is a 48-page paperback with a retail price of $24.00 (eBook $19.00). The ISBN is 978-1-6461-0150-4. It was published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For members of the press, to request a review copy, visit our virtual pressroom at or to buy the book visit our online bookstore at

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